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Disable Telnet in AIX - Quick HOWTO

Edit the following file.

#vi /etc/inetd.conf

comment out telnet from this file (#telnet ... ... .. )

save it and exit from editor

Restart the
inetd services

#refresh -s inetd

Then telnet is disabled in the server now.

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3 Comments for "Disable Telnet in AIX - Quick HOWTO"

Thanks..Save my Day..

100% easy and useful..


hai Parthiban,

Do you have totorial or ebook " IBM i Administrations and Control"

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