use-revolution Digest, Vol 66, Issue 24

HyperChris at HyperChris at
Sun Mar 15 13:29:57 EDT 2009

one thought is a shell command to do a port scan.

an easier thought though is to setup a webserver (or something else easy to 
access via rev like say FTP) on that computer on another non-standard port. 
chances are, if you are app can successfully access that port then it can get the 
chosen SQL port.

In a message dated 3/15/09 10:00:32 AM, 
use-revolution-request at writes:
> From: Devin Asay <devin_asay at>
> Subject: Checking for MySQL access
> So this brings up a question. How could I check any given network to 
> make sure that the appropriate ports is open ...

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