remote access via shell

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Wed Mar 10 02:14:37 EST 2004

> I have a ppc 5100 that is currently running Linux. I also have downloaded
> and looked at the ELDK. Neither appear to have a telnet nor a ssh daemon.

You didn't look very carefully. telnetd is included with the ELDK as
/usr/sbin/in.telnetd; this is part of the
telnet-server-ppc_???-0.17-23_1 RPM.

> What daemon for remote access is recommended? Are there small versions

Secure Shell of course - if you can afford the size.

> especially appropriate for embedded use? Versions that have Make files
> conducive to cross-compilation for PPC?


Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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