Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Telnet

The following section describes how to access the vRouter remotely using telnet.

Telnet configuration

Configuring Telnet is optional, but creating the Telnet service will allow you to access the vRouter remotely. The following table enables Telnet on the default port (port 23), as shown in the following figure.

Figure 1. Enabling Telnet access

To enable the Telnet service on the vRouter, perform the following steps in configuration mode.

Table 1. Enabling Telnet access
Step Command

Create the configuration node for the Telnet service.

vyatta@R1# set service telnet

Commit the information.

vyatta@R1# commit

Show the configuration.

vyatta@R1# show service
	telnet {
	}