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Old 03-08-2006, 03:46 AM   #1
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Wish to know about how to do remote login through telnet

I am using Redhat linux 7.0.I wish to know about how
to do remote login through telnet at a specified
time using the script.for e.g,suppose I want to
do telnet to a machine in my local network at the
specified time by entering the login name and
password,but using script i am unable to do that.

If anybody knows how to give login name and password
using script then please tell me.

Thanks for advance.

Old 03-08-2006, 08:12 AM   #2
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Don't use telnet for remote login; it's insecure. The better way to do that is with ssh. Also with ssh agent you can generate keys and securely access the remote box without giving a username and password. See this article for a nice tutorial on how to do that:


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