putty cannot connect to linux machine

I installed SLES10 sp2. I can ping the new machine. But putty cannot connect to. How to enalble/configure SSH and FTP. Would you please list a detailed steps? I am really new to Linux.

Thanks,

Lisa

Most likely the firewall is up - go to YAST / Security & Users / Firewall and allow it.

Did you mean stop firewall? then, restart the server?

Thanks!!! It works now.

I was going to suggest just opening the port 22 :slight_smile: