I was looking for security problems without any success. I can telnet to the 
linux box from any other machine on the same subnet without a problem.
To be sure I brought tcp/ip on the 400 down and assigned it's IP address to a 
PC from which I could again successfully telnet to the 400.


On Mon, 22 Dec 1997 12:46:58 +1100, James Turnbull wrote:

>Sounds like good 'ol Unix (or in this case Linux) security to me.  Try to find 
out whether the linix
>machine will allow telnet connections from the IP address/range your AS/400 
is in.
>                                                        James Turnbull
>                                                        AS/Tech Consulting
>
>
>Matthias Oertli wrote:
>
>> I have a problem establishing a telnet session from the AS/400 to a machine
>> running linux.
>> It appears like a connection is established but closed again almost 
immediately:
>>
>> Trying 192.168.2.55 ...
>> Connected to 192.168.2.55
>> Escape character is '^]'.
>>
>> logout
>>
>> >From the 400 I can successfully telnet into my routers/printservers/OS/2
>> machines, etc. just not linux.
>> But I can telnet into the linux machine from everywhere else, just not from 
the
>> 400. Any ideas, anyone?
>>
>> Regards,
>> Matthias
>> 
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