Fedora's SSH

Jason Dixon jason at dixongroup.net
Tue Feb 24 03:25:58 UTC 2004


On Feb 23, 2004, at 10:12 PM, James Drabb wrote:

> Do I need to do anything special to allow hosts outside of my home
> network to SSH in?  I am running SSH on port 21 and have opened port 21
> on my Linksys router/firewall.  However, I cannot connect from my work
> to home.  I am using port 21 because the silly MS Admins where I work
> have port 22 blocked, yet they allow telnet.
>
> I can ssh on my home computer using my public IP and it connects just
> fine.  Do I need to add entries to /etc/hosts.allow?

Telnet operates on 23, FTP on 21.  At least the silly MS Admins know 
their IANA port assignments.  ;-)

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Jason Dixon, RHCE
DixonGroup Consulting
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