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Old 05-12-2005, 03:22 AM   #1
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telnet not working

hi guys,

i am having probs with telnet
it was working before a reboot but after that telnet gone.
in /etc/xinetd.d/ i have krb5-telnet
after starting and restarting the service xinetd
/sbin/chkconfig --list telnet,
/sbin/chkconfig --list telnetd,
all shows
error reading information on service telnetd: No such file or directory
service telnt start
telnet: unrecognized service

can anyone show me a way through which i can get out of this

more than that

my hosts.deny and hosts.allow files in /etc have no additions

i gave telnet and got

Connected to localhost.localdomain (
Escape character is '^]'.

terabyte1 (Linux release 2.6.10-1.770_FC3smp #1 SMP Thu Feb 24 14:20:06 EST 2005) (5)

login: bijuhpd
Password for bijuhpd:
login: Cannot resolve network address for KDC in requested realm while getting initial credentials

hope someone knows a solution for this.

thanks in advance

Last edited by bijuhpd; 05-12-2005 at 03:28 AM.
Old 05-12-2005, 06:52 AM   #2
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i have not seen such problem but looks u might get some help from here

Old 05-12-2005, 08:09 AM   #3
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thanks a lot

i found in the EE that i may have not installed the correct telnet.
i had the default telnet from the RHE3.


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