> Tom Cooper (asec @
> : Has anyone successfully configured a proxy for outbound/inbound SQL*Net
> : transactions?
> I've not tested it very fully, but the TIS plug-gw appears to work for me.
> : In my observations, Unix to Unix server communications take place on a
> : designated port, but PC to Unix communications switch port numbers after
> : about 20-25 packets.
> : The PC always sends to the designated port, but the Unix server changes
> : to a different port. This makes filtering difficult.
> I can't say that I've seen this. I presme you're referring to
> SQL*Net v2?
We use plug-gw for SQL*Net v2 as well.
There are possibly ways to configure V2 that plug-gw can't deal with,
but with our plain-vanilla configuration it works OK.
Marco Pauck - WMD GmbH Hamburg, Germany - http://www.wmd.de/
e-mail: pauck @
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Life would be so much easier if we could just see the source code.