Which ports does distributed Erlang use?

Daniel Néri <>
Fri Oct 25 16:21:48 CEST 2002


Joe Armstrong <> writes:

> Which port(s) do I have to open so that I can get Erlang
> distribution working?

epmd listens on port 4369. net_kernel listens on a dynamically
allocated port by default, but you can limit the range using the
inet_dist_listen_min and inet_dist_listen_max kernel configuration
parameters (undocumented?). See $ERL_TOP/lib/kernel/src/inet_tcp_dist.erl.


Regards,
   --Daniel




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