[techtalk] Telnet trouble with RH7.0
conor.daly at oceanfree.net
Sun Mar 11 14:54:37 EST 2001
On Sat, Mar 10, 2001 at 12:07:55PM -0500 or so it is rumoured hereabouts,
Angela Nash thought:
> I don't have xinetd on my RedHat 7 system anymore...but I did at one time.
> I believe to use the server_args directive you have to also use the FLAGS
> directive. Check the xinetd man page for more information....but I remember
> having to do that when I installed TCP wrappers.
>> I'm trying to use telnet with an rh7.0 box and xinetd and I'm having
>> trouble. My /etc/xinetd.d/telnet is below. Using the default file (which
>> I may have lost by now, when I try to telnet I get "connection refused".
>> I tried to duplicate the line from /etc/inetd.conf from an RH6.2 box
>> telnet stream tcp nowait root /usr/sbin/tcpd in.telnetd
>> and when I telnet, I get a "connected" message but no login. tcpd sits
>> there (presumably) waiting for the user to be authenticated.
>> /var/log/messages shows nothing
>> Any thoughts?
FIXED IT! Did an
rpm -ivh telnet-server-0.17-i386.rpm
UURRGH! Ever feel stupid?
Conor Daly <conor.daly at oceanfree.net>
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