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Re: [SLE] Telnet
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 21:07:25 -0800
  • Message-id: <200405272107.25652.jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 27 May 2004 02:53, Bona Craig wrote:
> Hi guys, I just got back to linux after a REALLY long
> excursion in the UNIX world, and everything seems to
> have changed. Can anyone please tell me how to enable
> my telnet service again? I remember on redhat there
> was this "setup" utility
>
> Thanks
> Bona

Like everyone else here says YOU DON'T WANT TO USE
TELNET, DON'T EVEN INSTALL IT.

(Ok, done shouting).

Chances are that ssh is Already installed. Use Putty
to connect to your box. Its free.

I can't believe anyone in the Unix world is still recommending
telnet either.


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John Andersen

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