A Unix command-line utility that facilitates simple two-way communications between a user and a server application listening on the specified port.

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VT220 client for ubuntu?

I am looking for a VT220 client for ubuntu. I have tried several but they dont seem to like my functon keys. I need to be able to do" CTRL N CTRL L CTRL G CTRL B CTRL X And a few more. None of ...
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Can you create an executable telnet application on the desktop?

I am trying to create a telnet shortcut. I cant seem to find a way to do this. Any ideas?
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telnet to zimbra 110 port failed from ubuntu 12.04

We are using Thunderbird on Ubuntu 12.04, Windowx XP and Windows 7. Telnet to 25 port done successful from both Windows and Ubuntu clients. When we telnet to mail server port 110 from any Windows ...
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cannot access through telnet from ubuntu 14.04 to windows 7

I have this HW that i need to connect ubuntu and windows 7 from Telnet protocol to each other. Till now I have made this possible to open my terminal from windows 7 and it worked just fine. but when i ...
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How to check if a switch is configured in 'ssh' or in 'telnet' using perl script provided the switch IP is available…?

In a perl script, when a switch IP is available, it is required to know if the switch is configured for 'ssh' or 'telnet' for continuing execution. How can this be done..? Please help it...
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Telnet after update to 15.04 not working

I updated to 15.04 using the server command sudo do-release-upgrade. Since the upgrade was complete and after a reboot, I am unable to telnet to the server. Port 23 is not listened while the ...
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During system restart telnet service isn't start automatically

Each time i restart the system i need to login through SSH & then restart the telnet service manually. Any idea how to get rid of this? System Info: Ubuntu 15.04 (GNU/Linux 3.16.0-36-generic ...
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How to start X application from SSH [duplicate]

I've tried to search this topic in google, but without any significant results. I need to start some GUI app from terminal, but I don't care what this app is showing me. In addition, I need to start ...
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Execute command on remote machine using telnet in one line

I need to write a script to monitor wlan0 interface of my remote machine. I can do this by executing iwconfig wlan0 repeatedly on remote machine. But how to login to that machine and execute this ...
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Want to start few services automatically during system boot

I am using latest ubuntu version: Ubuntu 15.04 (GNU/Linux 3.16.0-36-generic x86_64) When i reboot my whole system, i need to restart telnet, nagios services manually. Would you please let me know ...
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Want to enable root direct login to telnet/ssh/ftp

I am pretty aware of security risks. But its been a burning need for me to enable root direct login with ssh/telnet/ftp ? Would you please share the procedure this? I have enabled direct root login, ...
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Why I can't I telnet to a specific port?

the port 7778 is in listen, netstat -tulpn tcp 0 0 127.0.0.1:7778 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN 22776/java but I can't telnet that port from remote machine while I can telnet other ...
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IpProtocols firefox add-on with gnome-terminal and multiple tabs

I want to use Firefox with IpProtocols 0.2.3 to launch telnet sessions from browser. It is working well for me with xterm terminal emulator, but i wish to use multiple tabs. Now I try to use ...
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telnet://IP from Firefox and Chrome

I have a problem initiating telnet sessions (telnet://IP) from Firefox and Chrome. With Chrome I have the following problem: When I click the telnet link, appears the "External Protocol Request" ...
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Cannot able to connect to another host

After few self tests, I thought I'm having a telnet problem. So I am recreating a shorter version of this question I have two machines: cassandra is running on one machine using IP 172.17.1.XX. ...
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how to create admin account as a duplicate root account for telnet and disable root login over network?

I've been searching for the answer to this but all I find is "It doesn't work". I am a new, yes. I am still a student and i still learn about it. I am happy to break my OS and format it many times if ...
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Dovecot imap connection closed by remote host

I have setup postfix and dovecot on my ubuntu 14.04 on a digitalocean droplet. When I telnet to my localhost on imap, I get the output below, can anyone help me.. telnet 127.0.0.1 143 Trying ...
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Resizing a terminal session changes font size, not just the session window

I am making a TELNET connection to a server which resizes the terminal window from 80 to 132 wide then back and forth. Currently I just leave the font small enough so that when it resizes to 132 it ...
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Telnet Client doesn't open automatically in Google Chrome

Currently running Ubuntu 14.04.1 In Google Chrome, when I click a telnet link in the form telnet://m.n.o.p:port, Chrome asks to launch an application but the application never gets launched. (I am ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Mozilla Firefox Telnet Error

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 in VMWare Player with a bridged Adapter. I installed another VM in Ubuntu which can be accessed from Mozilla Firefox. The web page opens but when I click certain links in ...
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Looking for text BBS software

I would like to know if there are text-based, bulleting board system forum servers for Ubuntu. Which can be used via telnet or ssh. I was searching for this kind of software and came to this BBS ...
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Why are the colors different in vi at the console vs in a Windows telnet session

I noticed that when I use vi at the console, the code highlighting looks good and is nice and easy to read. When I edit the same file via a telnet session, the colors are all low-intensity and it's ...
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Telnet Server not starting

I am installing Ubuntu Server 13.10 and cant get telnet working on the server. I have installed both xinet.d & telnetd thru apt-get and restarted xinetd but nothing is started when I do a netstat ...
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Could not open connection to host (ubuntu server) on port 23, 5432, 3306

I have recently installed few packages for telnet, mysql and postgreSQL. I can access all these service locally on the ubuntu server but somehow I am not able to access these services from other ...
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Firebird - Connection Refused

Whenever I try to connect firebird on my Ubuntu 13.10 from my Window 7 computer I get an error message saying that the connection was refused. I'm trying to connect using IBExpert and Java. Java ...
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telnet to godaddy email server on ubuntu desktop [closed]

I'm on my home computer (ubuntu desktop). I am reading the documentations for the IMAP protocol. And I want to connect to my email host at imap.secureserver.net on port 993. Then I want to issue a few ...
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How to setup telnet to accept remote connections

I am using Ubuntu server 13.10 and I am trying to get my telnet to work. I am using a vpn service to test the remote connection. Connection: MBMacBook-Pro:~ mb: telnet telnet.mysite.com 666 Trying ...
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SSH and Telnet Connection refused

If I am trying to ssh or telnet to an Ubuntu Server, and both connections are rejected or refused! I can ping the server, firewall off. What are troubleshooting steps should I take? (I am far away ...
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Telnet session already in use, Unable to create session

I have created a telnet session and without exiting properly I closed terminal window. Now I am unable to connect again and can not make telnet session with appliance. I am getting following error ...
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How do I disable telnet on Ubuntu Server?

I installed Ubuntu server and I am learning to how secure it. One of the article I saw, was about telnet and how to disable it on CentOS Obviously, it does not work on Ubuntu, so How can I disable ...
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Remote Ubuntu 12.04 desktop cannot display X on local laptop

I have an Ubuntu 13.04 laptop and an Ubuntu 12.04 desktop. I want to be able to open and see images, windows, and pdf files that are located on the desktop via remote access from my laptop. When I ...
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telnet: Name or service not known

When I accessed a remote host using telnet I got an error like this: root@nani-Inspiron-3520:/home/nani# telnet amsys@192.168.0.4 telnet: could not resolve amsys@192.168.0.4/telnet: Name or service ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - vsftpd problem. No connection. Connection refused

i have a problem with vsftpd server running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Here is the configuration: ubuntu Server address - 192.168.5.100 router address - 192.168.5.1 roger/# grep -v "#" /etc/vsftpd.conf ...
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Why can I telnet to localhost but not via I.P [closed]

I have just installed MythTV (backend and frontend) on my Linx Mint 15 machine. I can successfully watch live TV via the frontend. I can telnet from that machine: telnet localhost 6543 ifconfig ...
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Control Linux from Putty in Windows

Is it possible to control a Linux machine (EDIT: like a bash/sudo terminal line) from Putty (or other SSH/Telnet client) that's running off another machine and operating system? I have heard this ...
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Run script on remote machine via telnet (not SSH)

I need to somehow run a script which resides on a remote machine running Ubuntu. SSH or any other connection type that requires complex encryption is not possible. The client that will connect to the ...
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How do I setup multiple minicom / Cisco console server sessions without too much hassle?

I'm working on my CCNA and have 4 switches & 4 routers which make up my main lab. I bought two quad port USB to Serial (1 USB to 4 Serial) Adapters onto the ends of which I've attached 8 Serial ...
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Share Ubuntu between two computers and explore ubuntu

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 using the full hard disk in my laptop and a WUBI Ubuntu 12.04 using 30 GB in my desktop. Now I want to explore the networking features of Ubuntu. Like telnet and ssh. CLI etc etc ...
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Applied maintenance to Ubuntu 12.04 (upgrade to kernel 3.2.0-39); after restart my desktop is not responding

After applying maintenance via Update Manager, my desktop freezes after a few seconds. There are two links on ubuntuforums that mentions this as well. Is there anything I can do to correct this ...
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How to get telnet to localhost working?

I'm working on a local dev setup that requires the use of telnet (playing with setting up a MUD server) so please no feedback suggesting I use SSH as a more secure alternative. However, though I've ...
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Error in using HTTP through Telnet on terminal

To access www.ietf.org/rfc.html, I entered the following commands: telnet www.ietf.org 80 > log get /rfc.html HTTP/1.1 Host: www.ietf.org While I was in the midst of typing the 3rd command, the ...
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Unable to connect to 127.0.0.1 using telnet

I have a new Ubuntu install where I am not able to connect to localhost or 127.0.0.1 or using my computer name. telnet localhost [tried all/no port numbers] returns telnet: Unable to connect ...
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Error message using telnet

I am installing postfix. I configured the main.cf with the local ip 127.0.0.1. I created a contact@localhost.fr in my bdd (phpmyadmin). But when I send an email using telnet, I put : rcpt to: and I ...
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Telnet escape character , norwegian keyboard

Here's me in gnome-terminal, using telnet. As it says "Escape character is '^]' I've no idea which keys to hit, CTRL ] , CTRL Å , CTRL ^ does nothing. This is the keyboard layout of Norwegian ...
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connection refused on localhost 25 (apache James)

I was looking at a similar question, but all that I gather is that it could be a problem with the OS and not James precisely: thufir@dur:~/apache-james-3.0-beta4$ ...
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Telnet output file DOES NOT WORK Correctly UNDER Crontab

I'm using the Ubuntu 10.04.4LTS, and have Ganglia installed in my computer. I used to get the Gmetad data by typing: telnet localhost 8651 > /test/test.txt or made a .sh file to run it. After ...
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Ougoing telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused

I am trying to telnet from Ubuntu server (running Maverick) on ec2 to another machine I have set up not on ec2 - we'll call it "server-x". Server-x is running an imap server and I am trying to test ...
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Cannot connect to local webserver

I can no longer connect to my local webserver With telnet. I get the message: "telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: No route to host", it used to work perfectly and i have not made any changes to ...
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How do I prevent telnet from timing out?

Is there a way to disable a telnet session from my desktop to a server from timing out, ever. This should be done from the client if at all possible.
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How can I connect to the recovery console of a remote server?

So, my Ubuntu server's hard drive went into emergency read-only mode while I was in an SSH session. Thankfully, I was able to connect with SFTP and grabbed a few critical files, although, stupidly, it ...