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Old 11-29-2008, 06:14 AM   #1
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Question RHEL5, configure telnet and FTP on server?

i am new to this. in installed enterprise 5.0 sucessfully. how to configure telnet and ftp on server.
i am able to connect through putty.
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Telnet in this day and age ? BAD idea, but if you really really cannot do without it
yum install  telnet-server
and edit /etc/xinetd.d/ftp and enable it then restart xinetd.

For ftp
yum install vsftpd
then make the changes you want in /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
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Also if a firewall is up that machine open the needed ports for those services.



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