[svlug] Local computer responds "connection refused"
Karl F. Larsen
k5di at zianet.com
Mon Jan 7 12:38:02 PST 2002
This sounds like a problem with the firewall configuration. When I loaded
Red Hat 7.2 it was necessary to decide what level of firewall to mount.
For fun I made mine complete, so even a root user can't telnet or ftp to
Now on my linux hackers try to get on and try passwords but it fails to
work. Likewise a LAN computer trying to telnet or ftp would fail.
On Sun, 6 Jan 2002, Todd G. Gardner wrote:
> I am trying to ftp or telnet to another linux computer inside my LAN. I
> can use samba to connect to the computer if it is booted into windows
> but when I ftp, finger or telnet to that ip address it returns
> "Connection Refused". I can ping the box that I am trying to ftp to.
> How should I connect to the system to ftp, etc...?
> Thank you,
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