How to run distributed Erlang through a firewall?

Tony Zheng <>
Mon May 29 22:41:35 CEST 2006

I tried to use port 4369 and forworded it in the routers. But it didn't
work. The two erlang nodes couldn't find each other with net_adm:ping()
command. I used net_adm:names() to check the port number of erlang node.
They are created a dynamic port number by erlang, not for 4369.


On Mon, 2006-05-29 at 00:38, Jani Hakala wrote:
> Tony Zheng <> writes:
> > 4. Forwarded the server port numbers(9100 and 9101) to Internet on both
> > routers(router1 and router2).
> >
> What about port 4369 i.e. epmd?
> Jani Hakala

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