[rescue] DECserver 90M as console server
ross at mail.two-cats.net
Thu Nov 14 15:46:19 CST 2002
* Greg A. Woods:
> [ On Thursday, November 14, 2002 at 14:11:19 (-0500), Ross Alexander wrote: ]
> > Subject: [rescue] DECserver 90M as console server
> > I have a DECserver 90M that I want to set up as a console server. Does
> > anyone have suggestions/pointers as to how to do this?
> First you need to get it to boot (eg. with a DHCP and TFTP server).
The 90M has built in memory, so it boots without a TFTP server.
> Then use the following command script to configure the terminal server.
Thanks, looks like there's a lot of useful information in there.
> Then you might want to look at www.conserver.com (and the mailing list
> for patches I submitted to do auto-login)....
> Either way you want to firewall and restrict all access to the terminal
> server, especially ports 23, 53, 161, 2001-2007 (or even up to 2031 if
Right now it's only accessible from my local (firewalled) network.
Thanks, Greg. You've been most helpful.
ross at two-cats.net
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