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Deeos
Regular Advisor

telnet not working

Hi,

I am experiencing a problem. I am using hp-ux 11.23 ver. I am trying to log-in root user via telnet but could not able to connected it. whereas normal user has easily to connected it via telnet. can any one tell me valid reason behind it?
Deepak
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Suraj K Sankari
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Re: telnet not working

Hi,
>> I am trying to log-in root user via telnet but could not able to connected it. whereas normal user has easily to connected it via telnet

It seems root login is restrict through telnet.

check /etc/securetty file.

Suraj
Deeos
Regular Advisor

Re: telnet not working

hi Suraj,

I have been checked out /etc/securetty file. this file was empty. now, what's next?
Deepak
Deeos
Regular Advisor

Re: telnet not working

thanks suraj!

I just rename this /etc/securetty file to other name and than logged-in . It has worked. now i am able to log -in.


Deepak
Deeos
Regular Advisor

Re: telnet not working

now working
Deepak