telnet localhost 25 freezes
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Thu Nov 15 13:00:48 UTC 2012
On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 09:48:37AM +0000, thufir wrote:
> thufir at dur:~$ telnet localhost 25
> Trying 127.0.0.1...
> Connected to localhost.
> Escape character is '^]'.
> and then I can't do anything. Even the escape characters, carrot and
> square-close-bracket don't exit that window.
carrot? What is this? carriage return?
(My mother tongue is not English.)
Well, just directly type `quit', then you can exit the telnet conversion
An example to send e-mail using SMTP:
$telnet localhost 25
mail from: <test1 at btest1.com>
rcpt to:<test2 at btest2.com>
/* message */
I tried this(IIRC) several months ago, and this works.
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