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RHL: telnet command not found, how to test connectivity to ip and specific port?

Posted on 2013-05-13
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Hello Experts,

I just tried telnet to IP and specific port in linux, it does not recognizes the command...

how to test connectivity to specific port in RHL?

thanks,
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You can use nmap to check for open ports.
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is telnet installed?

if you do rpm -qa | grep telnet does it show anything?

if not, you can install it yum install telnet
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by:epifanio67
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thank you experts...
I don't have root access..

but I just did a traceroute -p 25 myIp

Regards,
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