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Old 03-21-2004, 11:52 PM   #1
Registered: Jan 2004
Distribution: Debian, FedoraC1, Slack 9.1, MDK 9.2/10.0
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Telnet/SSH etc. Applications...

im on FedoraC1 and need a Telnet application. its gotta be RPM and preferabily one that when i install it will put a shortcut to the application in the little toolbar menu so i dont have to start the program in the terminal.. anyone know off hand any program that will satisfy the above? I had a good one that came with the installation of mandrake 9.2 but that was then and i cant remember what it was,,

thanks all..
Old 03-22-2004, 12:00 AM   #2
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"xterm -e telnet hostname portnum"

should be able to fulfill these requirements.
Old 03-22-2004, 01:25 AM   #3
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aww right on, thanks snacky
Old 03-22-2004, 01:35 AM   #4
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Use openssh, it comes with most distros and is a far better replacement for telnet, which is horribly outdated and insecure.


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