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Old 12-17-2002, 04:57 AM   #1
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Question telnet:connect to address 127.0.0.1: connection refused


Dear All,

Can anyone help me , i have installed redhat8.0 and i have configured telnet server on it but when i do telnet 127.0.0.1 getting error message "telnet:connect to address 127.0.0.1: connection refused" Please help me to solve this problem.... you can mail me on sdeven@rediffmail.com also.

Thanx in Advance..

deven
 
Old 12-17-2002, 05:17 AM   #2
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have you enabled it in the /etc/xinetd.d/telnet configuration file?
 
Old 12-17-2002, 06:26 AM   #3
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yes , i have checked the etc.xinetd/telnet file

disable = no

but still not working
 
Old 12-17-2002, 06:48 AM   #4
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check your fwall policy. what are u using? ipchains or iptables? to temporarily flush your fwall, run these as root:

iptables -F
ipchains -F

Or resettup you fwall, customize it and allow incoming telnet connections using this tool:

lokkit
 
Old 12-18-2002, 03:49 AM   #5
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Hi,
I have done that
ipchains -F
iptables -F

still not wroking

pls...help
 
Old 12-18-2002, 01:46 PM   #6
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Please tell us all the different troubleshooting steps you've tried so that this isn't just a thread of: did you? yes! did you? yes! did you? yes!
 
Old 12-23-2002, 01:38 AM   #7
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Hi All,

I have tried all above options.

but still not working
 
  


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