Sending Through ^] Through telnetlib

Richard Brodie R.Brodie at
Fri Jan 23 18:09:54 CET 2004

"John Abel" <john.abel at> wrote in message
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> I have written a script that makes a telnet connection, runs various
> commands, and returns the output.  That was the easy bit :)  However, to
> close the session, I need to send ^] followed by quit.

Are you sure that just calling close() isn't what you want?
It would be unusual to send ^]quit on the wire.

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