Telnet 5250 server

Adding an Telent 5250 server


  • A server object can be linked to only one anonymous account.
  • A server object can be linked to only one forward account.
  • In case of Telnet connections over forward and regular accounts, users are asked to provide their login credentials twice. First time to authenticate against Wheel Fudo PAM and then to connect to the target host.
  1. Select Management > Servers.
  2. Click Add.
  1. Enter server’s unique name.
  1. Select Blocked option to disable access to server after it’s created.
  1. Select Telnet 5250 from the Protocol drop-down list.
  1. Select the Enable SSLv2 support to support SSL v2 encrypted connections.
  2. Select the Enable SSLv3 support to support SSL v3 encrypted connections.
  1. Enter optional description, which will help identifying this server object.
  2. In the Permissions section, add users allowed to manage this object.
  3. In the Destination host section, enter server’s IP address and port number.
  1. From the Bind address drop-down list, select Wheel Fudo PAM IP address used for communicating with this server.


  • The Bind address drop-down list elements are IP address defined in the Network configuration menu (Network interfaces configuration) or labeled IP addresses (Labeled IP addresses).
  • In case of cluster configuration, select a labeled IP address from the Bind address drop-down list and make sure that other nodes have IP addresses assigned to this label. For more information refer to the Labeled IP addresses topic.
  1. Select the Use TLS options to connect to monitored server over TLS.
  2. Click the i icon to fetch server’s certificate, or the i icon to upload a certificate.
  3. Click Save.

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