open ports in linux

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    open ports in linux

    can anyone tell me how to open a port in linux. I was trying to run a server client program and just found out that connection get refused because the port is closed.

    can anyone tell me how to open a port or giv me a link where I can find that information...... (i'm using Fc5)

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    I suggest you look into the documentation of your specific firewall control software.
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