Enable telnet in ubuntu inetd.conf

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.