Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Welcome to the Monastery
 
PerlMonks  

Net::Telnet::Cisco (was cisco.pm)

by ua (Initiate)
on Aug 02, 2000 at 05:00 UTC ( #25644=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to RE: cisco.pm (cisco.pm at CPAN also)
in thread cisco.pm (whoopdee doo) ;P~

I'm the author of Net::Telnet::Cisco. You can always find the most recent copy at: ftp://ftp.cpan.org/CPAN/authors/id/J/JO/JOSHUA/ At the time of this writing, Aug 1, Net::Telnet::Cisco is up to v1.03. Here are some of the nice things about it: 1. The default prompt works for a variety of hosts. I spent the time figuring it out so you don't have to. 2. The error-handling that Net::Telnet provides allows you to call a sub when an error occurs. Net::Telnet::Cisco handles all router-generated errors that match /^%/, which is almost all of them. Still curious? Take a look at the Net::Telnet::Cisco README in http://search.cpan.org/ to get an idea of what you can accomplish with the module. Future plans: I'd like to include an EXAMPLES section which discusses common tasks (e.g. backing up the running-confg aka performing a write net aka performing a copy) Yours, Joshua

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: Net::Telnet::Cisco (was cisco.pm)
by Anonymous Monk on May 04, 2001 at 22:29 UTC
    What needs to be changed in you code to replace telnet with regular console or modem connection? Marek Ptak mptak@cme.com
Re: Net::Telnet::Cisco (was cisco.pm)
by kderkinderen (Initiate) on Aug 07, 2001 at 08:17 UTC
    I'm still having problems with Net::Telnet::Cisco when I try to enable. Seems our routers use an extended login for enable which this module doesn't account for. The router doesn't just simply ask for the password but expects the username first. Has anyone gotten around this? Kevin
      Have you found the solution yet? I'm having the same problem. Thx. CL
RE: Net::Telnet::Cisco (was cisco.pm)
by lindex (Friar) on Aug 15, 2000 at 01:07 UTC
    Aright, I guess its time I do like Net::Telnet::LIVPM3 for livington portmaster 3's :)



    lindex
    /****************************/ jason@gost.net, wh@ckz.org http://jason.gost.net /*****************************/

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://25644]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others taking refuge in the Monastery: (4)
As of 2019-04-25 06:32 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    I am most likely to install a new module from CPAN if:
















    Results (125 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?
    • (Sep 10, 2018 at 22:53 UTC) Welcome new users!