Subject: Re: review wanted: -p port for rsh / rlogin
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/29/2003 11:10:39
Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> After OpenSSH lost it's ability to talk rsh, I have added a switch to our
> rsh and rlogin programs to allow using them with some non-standard port
> numbers:

Looks fine. Perhaps it would be also useful to parse port as part
of hostname? Like:
	rsh -l username host:port
	rsh username@host:port

Jaromir Dolecek <>  
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