[CentOS] Terminal emulation scripting
Frank M. Ramaekers
FRamaekers at ailife.com
Fri Nov 14 22:17:30 UTC 2008
Okay, here are some things I found out.
1) Linux telnet is sending a 0x0a for the enter key
2) Windows putty program is sending a 0x0d for the enter key
3) Windows telnet is sending a 0x0d0a for the enter key
4) The device (don't ask) I'm working with doesn't like the Linux
I've tried coding the expect with 0x0d:
But, this doesn't seem to work.
I'm starting to run out of ideas.
Frank M. Ramaekers Jr.
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From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On
Behalf Of Max Hetrick
Sent: Wednesday, November 12, 2008 2:59 PM
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Subject: Re: [CentOS] Terminal emulation scripting
Frank M. Ramaekers wrote:
> I need to write a script that will contact a remote system using
> with VT52/1xx/2xx/320 and perform some operations. I am familiar with
> TELNET but it appears that it won't work for my purposes.
Check out expect. I had to do this with some data radios as of late, and
it worked out pretty well.
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