listening in a different port than the expected

Discussion in 'Linux Networking' started by xeon Mailinglist, Mar 21, 2014.

  1. I did "nc -l 5000", but when I look if the netcat is listening in the port 5000, I noticed that the program is running in the port. Why this happens?

    tcp 0 0 0.0.0.0:37673 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN 0 6296 1681/nc
     
    xeon Mailinglist, Mar 21, 2014
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  2. Hello,

    xeon Mailinglist a écrit :
    There are various flavours of netcat. Some require that you specify the
    local port with -p even in listening mode, some don't.
     
    Pascal Hambourg, Mar 24, 2014
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