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Old 09-16-2001, 12:44 PM   #1
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Smile Telnet Access Restriction

hi everyone
On my REDHAT 7.1 box i want users to be able telnet ...but they should not be able to change into unwanted directories...they should be chrooted to their home directories....with ftp this chrooting them in the /etc/ftpaccess file....but how is this possible with telnet....
someone please help
Thanks in advance
Old 09-16-2001, 02:17 PM   #2
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If security is set up correctly then there is no need to restrict chdir. You could use a virtual shell that restricts chdirs. Check


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