SUMMARY: RSH Problem " Permission Denied"

From: Michael Jeffries (M) <>
Date: Fri Feb 20 2004 - 06:13:36 EST
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Hi there,

Thanks to all that replied. The problem was that in the .rhosts, it
wanted the Fully qualified domain Name. Not sure why it does not only
take the server name as DNS is configured correctly on this server.

Thanks once again.


>  -----Original Message-----
> From: 	Michael Jeffries (M)
> Sent:	Friday, February 20, 2004 11:48 AM
> To:	''
> Subject:	RSH Problem " Permission Denied"
> Hi there,
> I am setting up two machines for rsh, the problem is that I am
> getting a "permission denied" . This happens when I  try and rsh to
> the localhosts as well.
> I have checked the /etc/inetd.conf file, so I have uncommented the
> following lines
> shell stream tcp nowait root /usr/local/bin/tcpd /usr/sbin/in.rshd
> shell stream tcp6 nowait root /usr/local/bin/tcpd /usr/sbin/in.rshd
> login stream tcp6 nowait root /usr/local/bin/tcpd
> /usr/sbin/in.rlogind
> exec stream tcp nowait root /usr/local/bin/tcpd /usr/sbin/in.rexecd
> exec stream tcp6 nowait root /usr/local/bin/tcpd /usr/sbin/in.rexecd
> I have also changed my /etc/hosts.allow to ALL: ALL
> I do not have a hosts.equiv or host.deny on the server.
> I have also checked the /etc/pam.conf file, so that is fine.
> All I wanna do is a rsh hostname date.
> I have checked the permissions on date, and that looks fine as well
> Anyone know what else I can check ???
> Regards
> Mike
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