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Old 10-01-2002, 08:11 AM   #1
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Permission Denied on a RSH Connection

I am running linux 7.3 and i have installed enabled RSH in the services in Linux. Before i enabled RSH I got an error Connection Refused. Then after instaling it got permission denied. Not sure even where to start.

Any Input would be great thanks.
Old 10-01-2002, 08:34 AM   #2
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run this first:

chkconfig rsh on

and make sure that your fwall ruleset allows this connection.
Old 10-01-2002, 09:27 AM   #3
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I Have done this with the same results. Wish i could tell you more but have never used linux before.

Old 10-01-2002, 02:55 PM   #4
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Check your .rhosts file in the home directory of the user that you're trying to rsh in as. If you don't have that system_name/userid combo in there, it will fail.
Old 11-08-2002, 04:06 AM   #5
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If your .rhosts file is correct, you may have to also do a
chmod 600 on the .rhosts file.


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