Vyatta NOS documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS), which helps to drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

system telnet allow-root

Enables root logins on Telnet connections.

set system telnet allow-root
delete system telnet allow-root
show service telnet

Root logins are not enabled on Telnet connections.

Configuration mode

system {
	telnet {
		allow-root
	}
}

Use this command to enable root logins on Telnet connections.

Use the set form of this command to enable root logins on Telnet connections.

Use the delete form of this command to restore the default allow-root configuration.

Use the show form of this command to view the configuration.

Note: set service telnet allow-root command is deprecated. Use the above command to enable root logins on Telnet connections.