|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Subject: [hangout] Re: [wwwac]! real Linux newbie question
Don't turn on telnet or ftp
On Wed, Jul 03, 2002 at 05:02:45PM -0400, Chick Foxgrover (wex) wrote:
> I'm just taking over the administration of our "playground" linux
> machine and neither ftp or telnet is working. By not working I mean
> "connection refused" from any client or even local root login, as if
> the service wasn't there. (ssh access on port 22 IS working so I can
> get to the machine remotely) I've looked at the IPchains file,
> ftpaccess, numerous other files and as much as I can figure out from
> man pages, the wuftp website, redhat site and help pages and I'm
> For the knowledgeable: what would be the first place you'd look? If
> it is a complete waste of time to try and answer this without more
> info I understand and may resort to simply reinstalling the whole
> thing. Perhaps I'll get a better handle on what's going on that way.
> Chick Foxgrover
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