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Telnet default screen message line

Jose Mosquera
Honored Contributor

Telnet default screen message line

Hi guys,

By default at starting telnet session the following line screen is displayed:

HP-UX B.11.23 U ia64 (tvb)

login:

Is possible hide the , or customize the entire line?

Rgds,
4 REPLIES
Dennis Handly
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Telnet default screen message line

Is this in: /etc/issue
Jose Mosquera
Honored Contributor

Re: Telnet default screen message line

Hi Dennis,

I have tried previously modified /etc/issue but the message's line didn't change
Johnson Punniyalingam
Honored Contributor

Re: Telnet default screen message line

Check below link & comments from <<>>

http://forums11.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?admit=109447626+1269427085245+28353475&threadId=1013402
Problems are common to all, but attitude makes the difference
Jose Mosquera
Honored Contributor

Re: Telnet default screen message line

I've resolved this adding "-b" option into /etc/inetd.conf file:
telnet stream tcp6 nowait root /usr/lbin/telnetd -b /etc/custombanner

After this reload inetd services (inetd -c) and ready!

Rgds.