[Xymon] telnet service differences between hobbit and xymon

John Thurston john.thurston at alaska.gov
Thu Dec 13 00:04:04 CET 2018

On 12/12/2018 1:40 PM, Frank M. Ramaekers wrote:
> My old hobbit reported telnet (which was in fact TN3270) just fine, but 
> now xymon shows:
> Service telnet on mainframe is not OK : Service listening but 
> unavailable (connect timeout)
> Is this a WAG or broken.  (I don’t see a configuration for tn3270 
> specifically.)

Are you testing this with the 'telnet' tag in your hosts.cfg?

What does the [telnet] section of your protocols.cfg contain?
Could it be xymonnet is being told to expect something your telent 
server is not returning?

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John Thurston    907-465-8591
John.Thurston at alaska.gov
Department of Administration
State of Alaska

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