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router config through Java

sunil choudhary
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Joined: Nov 10, 2000
Posts: 141

Hi Folks
Wish to configure router from a remote machine (what else !! )
using Java.

I think RMI is the thing to use.
Can anyone pls suggest some useful links.

Sunil Choudhary

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Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

A similiar question was asked a few monthes ago... unfortunately, a lot depends on the specific interface the router offers.

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William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13018
RMI would only work if the router is running Java.
I suspect you want a simple socket connection.
My router gets configured by a Telnet conversation so if this was my problem I would do a Google search for "Java telnet" - when I just did this it turned up several useful links.
sunil choudhary
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Joined: Nov 10, 2000
Posts: 141

Thanks Folks

I agree. Here's the link:
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