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Bug 149477 - Telnet Daemon limits login to 60 sessions
Telnet Daemon limits login to 60 sessions
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: krb5 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-02-23 09:49 EST by Andrew Richards
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-22 15:44:14 EDT
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Description Andrew Richards 2005-02-23 09:49:22 EST
Description of problem:

Telnet will not allow more then 60 simultaneous logins

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:

time consuming

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable telnetd
2. login 60 times
Actual results:

Have not seen exact errror messages

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Comment 2 Demosthenes T. Mateo Jr. 2005-08-19 23:56:07 EDT
Just set instances = UNLIMITED in /etc/xinetd.d/telnet then restart xinetd.
Comment 4 Nalin Dahyabhai 2005-08-22 15:44:14 EDT
Closing as not a bug because it's an effect of the default configuration which
can be overridden in the configuration.

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