Where is the 'telnet' command?

Mark Geisert mark@maxrnd.com
Mon Aug 20 05:24:00 GMT 2012

narke writes:
> I cannot find the 'telnet' command in my newly installed cygwin.  I 
> remembered there was one in previous version.  With the 'setup' program, 
> I also cannot got a result when search in the package search box.
> Could someone please tell me what's the correct package name?

You don't say what you told the Cygwin Package Search to look for.  When I ask
it to search for 'telnet.exe$' (i.e., a regular expression that means "any line
that ends with telnet.exe"), it tells me the inetutils package has it.


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