TCPRPM - Trying to get to work problems

TCPRPM - Trying to get to work problems

Post by Mark Cheste » Thu, 31 Aug 1995 04:00:00

I am trying to install and get TCPR to work to enable me to have
a kind of telnet/ftp/finger/whois proxy service through a
firewall. According to the readme this is what it should do.

I have installed and compiled ok. However when I run it doesn't
work, this is what I get;

ptelnet -v
Connecting to relay server ...
Requesting relay ...
Trying ...
Connected to server.
Escape character is '^]'.

at this poing it just sits there and does nothing.

Does anyone have any idea what could be wrong.

Thanks Mark

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TCPRPM - Trying to get to work problems

Post by G. Paul Ziem » Fri, 01 Sep 1995 04:00:00

> [new tcpr installation has a problem]
>ptelnet -v
>Connecting to relay server ...
>Requesting relay ...
>Trying ...
>Connected to server.
>Escape character is '^]'.
>at this poing it just sits there and does nothing.

Hmm, that's weird. It's as if the telnet server on

Could you turn on logging on the relay (the -l switch to tcprpmd,
and configure syslogd to put daemon.debug and
messages somewhere)? This would give some hints as to what's

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