Re: Problem with telnet login
I remember seeing in the kernel mailing list that pre2.0.13 breaks
incoming telnets. Are you by chance using this kernel?
On Fri, 7 Jun 1996, Brian Sulcer wrote:
> I recently upgraded one of our machine's base packages and other packages
> to the latest 1.1 versions. Now when attempting to telnet to the machine,
> a connection is established, the issue file is printed and then we see this:
> You must exec login from the lowest level shell.
> Connection closed by foreign host.
> Anyone have a clue on what might be the cause of this? Any suggestion
> would be helpful. Thanks.
> Brian Sulcer <firstname.lastname@example.org> | Gibson USA
> System Administrator | Nashville, Tennessee
> Worldwide Net Services | (615) 871-4500 ext 275