Telnet command not found.

Document ID : KB000004346
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

Cannot perform telnet on Gateway,
[root@hostname ssgconfig]# telnetĀ <Ip_Address> 443
-bash: telnet: command not found

Environment:
All API Gateway Releases.
Cause:

Telnet package not included with underlying platform RHEL 5 to RHEL 6.

Resolution:

Alternate command to perform telnet on gateway.

curl -v <host> <port>

eg: curl -v telnet://hostname:8443