[ILUG-BOM] Telnet Server
Thu Sep 6 19:56:02 IST 2001
On Thu, 6 Sep 2001, shailesh bhate wrote:
> Hi Guys!
> Thanks for your help, all of you. I got around the problem. It
> turned out to be a trivial solution. I forgot to set the firewall
> setting. I set that to allow telnet and bingo! Any idea how do I allow
> root access via telnet?
add entry for ptys in /etc/securetty file.
Warning : Do not allow root access via telnet... It's big security
hole... Better still use SSH in place of Telnet...
> I am very much a newbie in Linux, so please forgive my trivial
> questions. :)
> Thanks and regards,
> > On Thu, 6 Sep 2001, shailesh bhate wrote:
> > > Now, I can telnet from the same m/c but not from any other m/c.
> > Did you check your tcpd wrappers? ipchains rules?
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