telnet command for ssh in dos

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May 22nd, 2008

Looking for a telnet command that i can use to telnet into a ssh enabled router in from dos prompt.

Please help , thanks.

I have this problem too.
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Edison Ortiz Thu, 05/22/2008 - 09:56

The answer depends on the Operating System being used at the workstation.

To avoid any Operating System limitation, I highly recommend searching for 'putty.exe' in the web. It's a small client that offers SSHv1 and SSHv2.




vman1976nj Thu, 05/22/2008 - 10:08

Putty's good , but can't be used from the command prompt. Its GUI based. If you're looking for something to use from a DOS prompt as the poster requested, OpenSSH is the way to go. If you want a GUI, putty is a better choice.

a.mir Thu, 05/22/2008 - 12:31

Thanks for all of your responses. I have a crt that i use which i can use for ssh devices, but i would also like to use dos prompt as a quick telnet session as well.

The operating system is XP pro.



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