> Hi folks,
> I'm running RedHat Linux 5.1 (2.0.34 kernel). I finally have TCP
> networking operating after some kernel compile problems, yet I still
> some issues. The one I'm working on now involves Telnet and FTP. I
> cannot connect my Windows machine to my Linux box with either;
> both clients on the Windows side indicate a closed connection.
> Telnet gives me no message other than "connection closed". I never
> get a login.
> FTP gives me the message "Connection closed by remote host". I
> never get a login here either.
> Both clients are the simple programs that ship with Windows 95.
> I can ping my Linux box from Windows and vice-versa. I'm assuming I
> need to change some settings in my network, but I'll be damned
> if I know what they are. I have checked /etc/services and it shows
> both ftp and telnet as being set up. Do I need a telnet and ftp
> daemon running? Any information would be appreciated.
> Doug Haines