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Old 12-28-2004, 11:43 AM   #1
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Can't get rlogin, rsh to work in FC3

Hi all,

I have a new PC running FC3 working great. However I need to use old stuff like rlogin,rsh to get to older machines that don't have ssh.

I have been using this programs on several older linux and solaris machines.

I want to be able to use rlogin ( from the FC3 to a old machine ) and set -display FC3:0.0 so then I can use all SW on the old machine ie: xterm &.

I can do outbound rlogin, rsh, but my FC3 is refusing to open a xterm -display

Any suggestions what have been changed since RH 8.0 security wise.

Looking forward to a happy new year
Old 01-11-2005, 12:45 PM   #2
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Thumbs up rlogin rsh xterm problem solved

It was the firewall that caused my problem

stopping and flush
/sbin/iptables -F

solved the problem. Now I have to config IPTABLES to be able to get a more consistent solution


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