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HyperTerminal equalent

Postby if » Fri Sep 05, 2003 10:33 am

Aslam-o-Aliakum,

Anybody know about HyperTerminal (GUI) equalent for Linux Distro's???
if u find anything which shows my lack of knowledge,
please guide me... thx
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Postby cwackked » Fri Sep 05, 2003 10:41 am

oh boy...ben a long time since i used that...
but try minicom or Xtel....should work.
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i used minicom

Postby farhanksa » Fri Sep 05, 2003 4:27 pm

salam

i used minicom ...its shell based...and hmmm not rememebr i logged at root or not.... i used that for configring the modem..didnt worked much with that

also u can use kermit for that purpose

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Postby if » Sat Sep 06, 2003 4:41 pm

Aslam-o-Aliakum,

I want to configure Router, Switches, LAN Printers etc. so i need hyperterminal (connection vide Comm port, Socks (IP) etc.) equal in Linux (GUI)...
if u find anything which shows my lack of knowledge,

please guide me... thx

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Postby kadnan » Mon Sep 08, 2003 11:45 am

most of *nix administrators are/were used to prefer console environment for machine(s) administration,hehe..i think things are getting changed or maybe you were windows admin in past:)

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Postby lambda » Tue Sep 09, 2003 1:33 am

if wrote:I want to configure Router, Switches, LAN Printers etc. so i need hyperterminal (connection vide Comm port, Socks (IP) etc.) equal in Linux (GUI)...


you're going to connect to a device that accepts only text input/output, and you want a gui app for this? what for?

if you need scrollback, use an xterm.


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