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Old 09-04-2008, 09:04 PM   #1
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Default TelNet. What is it?

Can someone give me a nice definition of what exactly Telnet is. i will be using i in my college course in a couple weeks...but i'd like to have an idea of what it is before i start using it.

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Default Re: TelNet. What is it?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telnet
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Default Re: TelNet. What is it?

Meh... It's a very insecure way of issuing commands to a remote (or local... if you fealt like it) computer.

It's kinnda like SSH for windows
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Old 09-08-2008, 11:35 PM   #4
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Default Re: TelNet. What is it?

you can use ssh on windows ...

telnet is a terminal emulater
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