[vdr] SVDRP Port

Theunis Potgieter theunis.potgieter at gmail.com
Thu Mar 4 13:00:17 CET 2010


On 4 March 2010 13:44, Christian Tramnitz <chris.ace at gmx.net> wrote:
> The current SVDRP Port 2001 is being used for several years now, but
> unfortunately it has never been registered with IANA.
> As such it does not show up in /etc/services and there is no name resolution
> for it, i.e. when starting a tcpdump.
>
> While this is not a major issue I'd prefer to register an "official" port
> with IANA to avoid port conflicts in the future.
> I already checked with them, but port 2001 is already registered to another
> service, so doing this we would get a new port number. Since this is freely
> configurable in vdr (and most plugins/extensions that rely on it) I do not
> see an issue with that.
>
> Any comments/ objections?
>

A lot of changes is required if from end user perspective. Nothing
that can't be fixed in a few minutes. Would this then imply that
plug-ins like streamdev (network plug-ins) should also register?

>
>
> Best regards,
>   Christian
>



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