How to access Telnet Port - please help

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at
Wed Nov 10 00:56:28 CST 2004

--- "Abeysekera, Prasanna" <nivantha at>
> Hi Andre,
>               Sorry that I made a mistake with the
> port. Telnet port 23 but
> not FTP. Can you help me with a script example. My
> requirement is to open a
> telnet port and then insert the password and enter
> the user name then if
> everything goes well, collect the output from the
> server to a text file.
> For example : if I send a command to the server Send
> Log, then server
> replies with the log, I want to collect the log on
> to a text file.
> Thanks in advance.
> Niva

Hi Niva,

There is an example telnet client, written a while
ago, which you can take apart ; it's at :

Hope this helped,

Jan Schenkel.

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