Talk refused by default?
Out of curiosity (how else do you learn *nix systems?), I attempted
to talk between two logins on separate Debian 2.2 machines.
I received an error message that the remote-end was refusing connects
which seems contrary to the lines in /etc/default/devpts e.g.
The comment associated with TTYMODE says change to 600 to make mesg n
If I execute mesg y on the remote machine I can talk to it. What am I
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