Re: [Windows] Can't connect to port 4000 from the outsid e

From: Ron Cole (
Date: 08/15/00

>Also, it seems like no one suggested the obvious, on the second machine you
>should not be typing telnet localhost 4000 to try and reach the MUD on
>machine A. You need to make sure you typing telnet (machine a's name) 4000.

No, its got something to do with port 4000.  When I run it on port 23 I can
connect from the outside.  This is my home machine, so its not any kind of
company fire wall.  It's weird, must be something in the Win 98 SE default
network set up.


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