Re: Telnet to Linux server: XP can, Vista can't
My apologies we can close this now - I've fired my sysadmin who categorically
assured me that he'd allowed me access to the IP/port in question from my new
"Robert L (MS-MVP)" wrote:
> We know there are many security settings. With clean reboot, have you turn
> off windows firewall or onecare?
> Bob Lin, MS-MVP, MCSE & CNE
> Networking, Internet, Routing, VPN Troubleshooting on
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> "dylan_c" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > I've enabled telnet in Vista but cannot telnet to my Linux fileserver or
> > db
> > servers.
> > My IP is enabled on my internal firewalls, and I've clean booted Vista
> > with
> > all non-microsoft services and all startup items disabled.
> > When I try to telnet to a server and port which I know is listening
> > because
> > I can telnet from XP, I get the error:
> > "Connecting to <IP>... Could not open connection to the host, on port
> > 3335:
> > Connect failed"
> > I can actually get Vista to connect to a Samba share on the same server,
> > so
> > I know that IP connectivity is there.
> > --
> > DC