[SunHELP] off topic help

Sebastian Jaenicke sj+sunhelp at jaenicke.org
Tue Jul 27 15:15:58 CDT 2004


On Tue, Jul 27, 2004 at 04:00:22PM -0400, Bret Adams wrote:
> After the telnet to port 2000, the script will not process my commands to 
> login.  Besides shooting the terminal server which is my idea does anyone 
> know how to package the login sequence commands for a unix shell script 
> that it can pass the correct answers into the login sequence.

       expect - programmed dialogue with interactive programs, Version 5
       Expect  is a program that "talks" to other interactive programs accord-
       ing to a script.  Following  the  script,  Expect  knows  what  can  be
       expected  from  a  program and what the correct response should be.  An
       interpreted language provides branching and high-level  control  struc-
       tures  to  direct the dialogue.  In addition, the user can take control
       and interact directly when desired, afterward returning control to  the


- Sebastian
Sebastian Jaenicke                                   Disce aut discede!
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