Ports used by XWin

Alexander Gottwald alexander.gottwald@s1999.tu-chemnitz.de
Mon Apr 26 21:14:00 GMT 2004

On Mon, 26 Apr 2004, Tony Arnold wrote:

> I noticed today that XWin is listening on ports 1050, 1052, 1047, 1102 
> and 1672 as well as the expected 6000. Is this normal and can someone 
> explain it please?
> Please cc me on the reply as I am not on the list.

This is normal. the other ports are required for unix socket emulation
needed by the internal windowmanager and the clipboardmanager.

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