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Re: [SLE] Cannot telnet in
On Monday 28 May 2001 23:53, w7ntf@xxxxxxx wrote:
> Interestingly, I can telnet out ok... and telnet to

Telnet out has "nothing" to do with your machine; it's the other machines
that determine if you can telnet them or not. And, in your case, I guess that
you have either (a) not started inetd or (b) telnet is commented out in
/etc/inetd.conf (or both). So, as root, after checking /etc/inetd.conf, issue
rcinetd restart. Try it again.

Don't forget to make inetd start automatically on boot (/etc/rc.config and
re-run SuSEconfig or do it through YaST)

Hope it helps,

Alvaro Novo

SuSE 7.1 -=- Kernel 2.4.2-4GB -=- KDE 2.1.1
11:57pm up 2 days, 4:34, 4 users, load average: 0.00, 0.33, 0.64

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