[vcf-midatlantic] WiFi RS-232 Internet Modem

Paul Rickards rickards at gmail.com
Sat Jun 17 12:47:52 EDT 2017


Hi Adam,

Sorry, it doesn't support SSH at this time.

Cheers,
-p


On Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 11:20 AM, Adam Michlin via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> On 6/17/2017 11:12 AM, Ethan via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>
>> I gave heads up to a local geek that has been running a telnet BBS for a
>> while. I inquired if he has seen any uptick in inbound connections!
>>
>> I wonder if Qmodem and Procom and "lazy" enough to allow hostnames and
>> stuff in place of phone numbers. It might be possible to auto-generate
>> phone books for those types of programs based on the telnet bbs list.
>>
>
> Here's my question:
>
> It seems to support telnet, but telnet has been long deprecated as
> unencrypted and insecure. I realize a lot of BBSs still use it, rightfully
> so, but I really want to to be able to ssh from my Apple IIe to any of my
> machines without having to serial tether the Apple IIe to one of my Linux
> boxes.
>
> Dare I hope that it supports ssh, too?
>
>     -Adam
>



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