dnetcat - opens a DECnet connection
dnetcat [-v] [-z] node[::|[::] ]object
dnetcat [-v] [-f] -l object
is a netcat
(1) like tool that opens a DECnet connection
and copies all data between the standard input/output to/from the socket.
Be verbose. Prints useful (debug) messages.
Zero IO mode. In this mode a connection is dropped directly after it is opened.
This can be used to scan if the remote side listens on the given address and
Listen mode. In this mode dnetcat
accepts connections on the given
Fork on new connection. This let netcat accept multiple connections in listen
mode. This is ignored if -l
is not given.
Prints a small help.
This program can be used as 'ProxyCommand' for ssh
(1). You may use it via
command line like this:
ssh -o 'ProxyCommand dnetcat %h ssh' [...] mynode
or you may use it in your ~/.ssh/config
ProxyCommand dnetcat %h ssh
This will enable you to connect to any DECnet node by adding "::" at
the end of the node name like this:
For more information on ssh
(1) see it's manpage.
This program is written by Philipp "ph3-der-loewe" Schafft