[Shorewall-users] Re: telnet from local

Tom Eastep teastep@shorewall.net
Tue, 2 Apr 2002 15:28:06 -0800

----- Original Message -----
From: <crush@attbi.com>
To: <teastep@shorewall.net>
Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2002 11:58 AM
Subject: telnet from local

> hi. i am currently using Bering RC1 with shorewall and i
> cant get sshd to fit on one floppy so i am resorting to
> just telnet from local to firewall. I have installed
> telnetd.lrp (it fits) and added port 23 rule in
> shorewall. when i try to telnet from local i get Could
> not open a connection to host on port 23. But nothing
> shows up in logs as being blocked or rejected. Any help
> would be greatly appreciated. (ps. ive tried doin a 2
> floppy disk boot up but that failed.)

Since you aren't getting any Shorewall messages, are you sure that telnetd
is started and/or defined to an inetd?

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