[messages] [General Discussion] Changing my port number

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Thu Nov 8 13:24:06 MST 2012


Thus spake JohnnyNonsense:
> I'm trying to set up a peer-to-peer game where two of the players are in
> the same LAN together, and I'm outside their LAN.  I believe the two LAN
> players need separate port numbers so that my computer can distinguish
> the two.  I see no way to configure the port number - it's 5050 by
> default.  Is there a way to configure this?

If the peers on the LAN are using client mode, then their outbound
ports should be random and won't matter. You shouldn't need to configure
the port number for any machine except the one running in server mode.

-- 
J.


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