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Old 05-24-2002, 09:42 PM   #1
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Unhappy linux <-> win2000



i have this little network, two computers. one running win2000 and another rh 7.0. i can telnet to win2000 box from linux box, but i cant do it other way around. win2000 says connection refused! nmap says
win2000 box:
22/tcp open ssh
23/tcp open telnet

linux box:
22/tcp open ssh
23/tcp open telnet

any comments.
ps: i am a user on both machines, and ping works both directions!

regards, himba
Old 05-27-2002, 01:53 PM   #2
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It's the Proxy setting in the Red Hat machine, by default, it won't take external connections.
Old 05-27-2002, 02:33 PM   #3
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not necessarily a proxy setting on the linux box.

what do you have in your xinetd.conf file for the telnet ?? is it enabled ?

also, does it give this error before a login prompt or after you try to login ? if after a login, are you trying to login as a regular user or root maybe ?

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Old 05-27-2002, 03:37 PM   #4
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make sure you are not trying to logon as root, since it is blocked by default


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