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Old 05-02-2004, 12:26 PM   #1
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making telnet work

I have two FC1 computers networked. The network works fine. On both installations, I chose to 'allow all from eth0' on the firewall setup page. When I try to telnet from either one to the other, I get a "connection refused" message. What do I need to do to allow incoming telnet connections ? and what is telnet -8 ?
Old 05-02-2004, 12:30 PM   #2
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Using telnet is very illadvised, I would suggest using ssh instead:
Old 05-02-2004, 02:56 PM   #3
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Good enough - ssh works, I'll use that...


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