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Old 09-08-2006, 06:08 PM   #1
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telnet for linux

Hi I have to access database and manipulating tables through telnet

presently accessing through tiny term which is windows product

Now I have to access same url using red hat linux4

so which product I should use instead of tiny term


thanks and regards
Old 09-08-2006, 06:15 PM   #2
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How about telnet?

You might want to see if you can get access through ssh. It's a tad more secure.
Old 09-08-2006, 06:17 PM   #3
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Not familiar with Tiny Term, but this should work...

Type: telnet in a shell (kind of like command prompt in windows)

telnet isn't secure, though. ssh is a better option.

Edit: wow, posted nearly at the same time... sorry for the duplicate info.

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Old 09-08-2006, 06:28 PM   #4
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It happens. Plus it reinforces the info for the OP -- use ssh not telnet if he can.


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