Will do it. Just checked at http://www.iana.org and 8683 is unassigned,
so it should be better than our current port.
On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, Jason Dillon wrote:
> Why not change it to 8683 by default then?
> Francisco Reverbel wrote:
> >As Adrian pointed out some time ago, the IIOP port in the
> >default config in HEAD and branch 3.0 (port 5000) conflicts
> >with a Windows XP service ("SSDP Discovery Service", used for
> >Universal Plug and Play).
> >I considered changing the default config and moving IIOP to the
> >port officially reserved for IIOP. but this is not a good option.
> >The official IIOP port (683) is in the "well-known port range"
> >(0--1023), normally unavailable to processes with no special
> >privileges. So I requested IANA a port assignment (in the
> >"registered port range", which is from 1024 to 49151) for JBoss.
> >In a couple of weekes we should have our own registered port for
> >JBoss/IIOP. Meanwhile, I do not know what to do with the IIOP port.
> >The current value is causing problems for Windows XP users.
> >Changing it to another "stolen value" is also likely to cause