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Is it possible to spawn any kind of terminal on dedicated lan card before entering LVM volume passphrase?

I got IBM x3500 m2 server running Ubuntu server on encrypted LVM volume. This machine has one slower LAN card for service purposes. Is there any way to spawn some kind of console on it BEFORE ...
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Email spoofing in Linux (received message with no subject and content)

I'm trying to send email using telnet in terminal of my linux. I have connection with telnet now I have typed the commands below successfully. Unfortunately, I only receive the message with no ...
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Feeding contents of a text file as command to telnet

With the command telnet docs.python.org 80 I can do a manual request to http://docs.python.org/2/license.html, by typing the actual request. Now instead of typing it in live I'd like to feed the ...
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trouble shooting the connection between systems by using telnet?

I have a windowsystem called "A" and Linux system called"B" .Our application software is client -server software. So in this scenario server part of application is resding in a window system and ...
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telnet fails to connect: Connection closed by foreign host

I try to connect to localhost with telnet: % telnet localhost 6311 This connection succeed, but when I connect by external IP of my computer, connection fails: % telnet x.x.x.x 6311 Trying ...
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How to access a server connected to a University network?

In my University, my professor provided us with his server address, but he said that we can only access his server through our University's wireless network. He also said, there is a way to access ...
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Telnet to windows host backspace key wrong

When telneting to a windows host from a linux guest, attempts to use the backspace key leads to odd characters being output - and nothing being deleted. Is there something to get the windows telnet ...
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Secure telnet for POP3 and others

I need a command to connect to POP3 server, set startTLS, and get secure connection. I neet something to use like telnet. Is there any program that can achieve it? --edit I'm just trying to write ...
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How to mount a Windows share in OpenDreambox via Telnet?

I have created a new folder on root of C disk called recordings and I have shared it with everyone. I now want to mount this folder on my Dreambox so that I can record to it. But since this is an ...
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Telnet and system root password can differ?

I am just curious of this, so: if I change my "root" password using passwd, does this by default change my telnet and ftp password? Also, is it possible to change telnet and ftp "root" account ...
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Telnet/ssh into a windows machine inside putty that is sshed to a linux machine

I am on a Windows machine. I SSH into a Linux machine using Putty. This works fine. However, I have a bunch of make commands I have to execute and move files around. So, I am trying to automate it. ...
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How do I issue multiple commands using telnet or netcat?

At the moment I am struggling very very very much to issue commands on telnet. I can issue them one at a time but after that I don't know how to issue the next one because the command line prompt ...
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Sending ^] in a nested telnet session

Following is the sequence: Telnet from a terminal session to a remote linux machine, Call it A. Telnet to some device, Say B, that is accessible only from A. Now, How do I quit the telnet session ...
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where to define allowed telnet port numbers on locahost?

I am unable to do telnet on port 8000 while default telnet on port 23 works fine. What configuration is required? # telnet localhost 8000 Trying 127.0.0.1... telnet: connect to address 127.0.0.1: ...
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Start movie playback on asys O!Play over telnet

I hope this is the correct stackpage to ask this question. I have an asus oplay mediaplayer next to my tv which offers a telnet interface. Now i have built a nice app that indexes my media library ...
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Why does telnet report “login: -h for super-user only.”?

I am not able to telnet in to localhost . [root@localhost ~]# telnet localhost Trying 127.0.0.1... Connected to localhost.localdomain (127.0.0.1). Escape character is '^]'. Red Hat Enterprise Linux ...
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Creating a command that compress a file and save it on a usb, but cannot detect the usb in linux

First of all I can't detect the USB on linux using the command line. I check the directory dev and still cannot find the usb. used the df command to check the usb. I plug and typed df and then unplug ...
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How to create tunnel to utilize for telnet connection

The scenario is as follows: Machine A is located behind client firewall. The machine runs telnetd. This is Linux machine with Python 2.5.4 installed. I do not know the IP addy of the router and ...
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Why can't I telnet to a Windows machine?

Why am I not able to telnet to a Windows server machine? Is it because the telnet server is not running there? A remote desktop connection works though. Does a telnet server run by default on a Unix ...
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Telnet into XP machine

Is it possible for XP to be setup to allow a Linux computer to telnet into it?
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How do I copy data from a Ubuntu server using terminal by telnet?

I have one folder to copy that consists of PHP and similar files for creating a web site. How do I copy one folder from the server (Linux Ubuntu) to the client PC (Linux Ubuntu) using terminal? Could ...
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How to configure a command to run on login, but only if through telnet

I want to run a command every time I log in to my Ubuntu box, but only if I'm connecting through telnet, not if I'm logging in at the console.
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How to send a mail by communicating directly with an SMTP server in telnet?

How to communicate with an SMTP server with telnet, in order to send a mail? telnet smtp.something.somewhere 53 Trying 10.xxx.xxx.xxx... Connected to smtp.something.somewhere. Escape character ...
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/usr/bin/reset disables backspace

Following this question, running /usr/bin/reset destroys my backspace functionality. What can I do? After pressing backspace I get ^?
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Save me from gibbrerish terminal

While logged in to a remote ssh session, sometimes I do cat to the wrong file (a binary or a diretory) and the display converts to gibberish. The only way out is to close the terminal and open a new ...