Subject: Re: telnet, login, but no ipv6 stuff
To: Marc Coevoet <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 01/29/2006 14:08:54
In message <07DDDCA9-90FA-11DA-9C52-0003930A18DE@fulladsl.be>, Marc Coevoet wri
>I did what's here:
>first_configuring-for-networking (setting up)
>"Finally, to allow yourself to log-in via telnet from the other
>machines on your LAN. Edit /etc/inetd.conf. And un-comment (ie remove
>the # at the beginning of the line) the things you want to use. This
>will usually be ftp, telnet, shell, and login. "
>I uncommented all lines except the ipv6 ones. That gives an error at
>boot time, and I can not login ...
>It seems I really need to uncommeny both ??
I doubt that that's your problem. What error message are you seeing?
(By the way, this note is probably best-sent to netbsd-users; your
problem probably isn't i386-specific. I've adjusted my reply
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb