Description

This article explains how to troubleshoot telnet localhost.



Detail Steps

Scenario 1:

CMD > telnet localhost
Connecting to localhost...Could not open connection to the host, on port 23: Connection failed

Steps:

1. Set in Firewall - Inbound and Outbound TCP and UDP 23
2. KTS setting - changed to no IP address (ip = "")
3. Ensure allusers.bat setting is as below:
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Datapel Systems\Mobility Server\WMSConsole.exe" 
exit
4. Stop and start KTS service

Scenario 2:

CMD > telnet localhost
SSH-2.0-cryptlib
Handshake failed

This is due to they customer having ssh switched on
Need to switch off SSH authentication in KTS

Steps:

1. KTS setting - changed to no IP address (use_ssh =0)
2. Stop and start KTS service

Scenario 3:

Telnet localhost does not work, but telnet IP address works
CMD > telnet localhost
Connecting to localhost...Could not open connection to the host, on port 23: Connect failed

CMD > telnet 192.168.1.2 (eg. server IP)
able to connect to Mobility

Steps:

1. KTS setting - clear the IP address (ip = "")
2. Stop and start KTS service


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