[CentOS] telnet isssue

Ian Blackwell ian at ikel.id.au
Mon Dec 8 06:17:21 UTC 2008

Indunil Jayasooriya wrote:
> When it reches about 60
> telnet users, the remaing users will NOT be able to login.
Look at /etc/xinetd.conf.  In this file, you will find an entry for
"instances".  On CentOS and RHEL, telnet is launched by xinetd and is
governed by the instances limit in the /etc/xinetd.conf file.  Change
the limit and use "service xinetd reload" to reload the config file.



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