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Old 09-03-2006, 03:16 AM   #1
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I'm logging in to a Linux machine using Telnet, what command do I use to get a listing of the directories on there?
Old 09-03-2006, 03:37 AM   #2
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you need to type
even dir should work
Old 09-03-2006, 09:02 AM   #3
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Telnet is not secure. You can use ssh from a MS Windows machine using PuTTy, which is a free download. SSH is usually installed by default. Google for PuTTy, and PortaPuTTy; it does not even need to be installed and can be run from a thumb drive.

Good luck.

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type "man ls" for a full list for the yet to come questions.
most of these command's are in the simplest of manuals.


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