Enable telnet in ubuntu inetd.conf

Posted at October 23, 2015 at 8:06 am by InterServer Staff

To enable telnetd in Ubuntu first install telnetd with


apt-get install telnetd


Once completed edit /etc/inetd.conf and add


telnet stream tcp nowait root /usr/sbin/tcpd in.telnetd


When completed restart inetd with /etc/init.d/openbsd-inetd restart



InterServer recommend using SSH over telnet.



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