The WebNMS Telnet Application is an example application that can be started as a standalone application that can be used like an ordinary Telnet client to communicate with remote devices.
Starting Telnet Application
Execute the TelnetApplication.bat/sh, file from the <CLI Home>/bin directory. In case of executable version (Windows), execute the Telnet Application from the StartMenu/Programs/AdvntNet/CLI. Make sure that the JAVA_HOME path is proper in the script/ batch file.
After starting the TelnetApplication.bat/sh you can specify the device name for establishing the connection in the dialog given below.
Setting the Parameters
Following parameters can be set while invoking the Telnet Application:
Font size - The default font size is set as 12.
Timeout - The socket timeout (seconds) is set as infinity.
Character Encoding - The default character encoding is set as "latin1".
java TelnetApplication HostName [-s FontSize] [-t Timeout] [-e Encoding]
Usage of Menu Items
Telnet Application is provided with the following menu items :