Hello! I am having trouble with a socket server and client interaction. I want to execute a perl script by default when a client TELNETs into my server. I tried this once, but it ran the script on the server's side, and not the client's side. Help?!
You mean to say, when somebody (a client) speak (opens socket) to you (your server), you want to make that somebody sing opera (run your program)?
You can't do that without prior agreement (client install your software ), esp using telnet, since that is mind control (security violation)