[Paraview] --render-node-port

Amy Squillacote amy.squillacote at kitware.com
Wed Dec 6 09:44:07 EST 2006

Hi Jim,

I'm copying your message back to the ParaView mailing list. Please keep 
the discussion there so other people can help answer your questions and 
so the discussion and any solutions are archived.

Would you also please attach a copy of the ParaView configuration file 
you are using?

- Amy

James Galbraith wrote:
> Hi Amy,
> I'm using version 2.4.4, downloaded just a few of weeks ago.
> I did some poking around and I couldn't find where RenderNodePort was 
> being set to anything but zero, so for an immediate fix I simply 
> replaced that initialization to the port number I wanted to use.  
> Works OK for now, but I need to get a more long-term solution.
> Thanks for your help
> Jim
> Amy Squillacote wrote:
>> Hi Jim,
>> What version of ParaView are you using?
>> - Amy
>> James Galbraith wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>> I'm new to the paraview envirionment and am having problems getting 
>>> some of my network connections working.  I am trying to specify the 
>>> render-node-port option in my configuration file, but it doesn't 
>>> appear to be taking hold - since the data and render servers keep 
>>> trying to connect to another port - which is not open on our 
>>> firewall.  I need to be able to control these port numbers so I can 
>>> get them through the firewall.
>>> In my configuration file, I am specifying:
>>>    <Option Name="render-node-port" Value="33331" />
>>> but when the servers try and connect, I get something like 5241, and 
>>> a different one on each run.
>>> Where am I going wrong??
>>> Thanks in advance for your help.
>>> Jim

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