On Thursday 03 June 2004 18:55, Kevin Carr wrote:
> In the words of Emily Litella .... Never mind.
> The problem with the test I ran with the user in New Mexico (Los Alamos
> Natl. Lab) turned out to be at his end; the network folks had recently
> blocked all outbound UDP. (H.323 conferencing uses quite a few ports
> actually, both static and dynamically assigned, which makes
> videoconferencing across a firewall a real nightmare.) Every other test I
> have ran has worked as well.
> I'm still not positive what the problem with the user in Germany was but I
> doubt it was our equipment or network.
> Kevin M. Carr
Kevin, if you can find out how they do run h.323 across a firewall, would
you share it here? Looking at h.323 scares me, from a firewall viewpoint.
If I knew how others tackled that, I'd be less nervous about one of my
people asking for it. ;-)