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How to Configure telnet Service on OL5 (Doc ID 1137835.1)

Last updated on APRIL 28, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


Since quite a long time, the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol has been favored to the insecure Telnet protocol. Telnet is disabled by default on OL5 - This note explains how to enable it.


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