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Old 08-05-2001
Disabling Telnet

How do you keep users from logging on while you do file maintenance? Is there a way to temporarily disable telnet?
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Old 08-05-2001
Go into /etc/inetd.conf and comment out telnet. Then restart inetd with the HUP (kill -1 signal).

To turn enable telnet, do the same thing, but take out the comment.
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Old 08-07-2001
Hammer & Screwdriver That did it... Thanks!

That did it... Thanks
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