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Old 06-28-2008, 03:39 AM   #1
A.Sai Hareesh
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telnet configuration

I tried to configure my telnet (it is fedora 7) it is saying connection refused when i type chkconfig telnet on

rpm -q telnet-server

it is saying telnet package is not installed when can i get it
Old 06-28-2008, 03:57 AM   #2
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Connect to internet & download and install the package as follows...

"yum install telnet-server"
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Don't use telnet (the server - the client is a valuable
trouble-shooting tool). Use ssh instead.
Old 06-28-2008, 07:19 PM   #4
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As Tinkster pointed out, you should be using ssh. Just curious, but is there a real reason that you want/need to use the telnet daemon ?


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