Chad Simmons polpak at
Tue Jul 17 18:18:51 PDT 2001

--- Dave Ayers <fogey at> wrote:
> I have my base system (pre4) working well and I am ready to start adding
> apps. The first thing I need is a telnet client to access my local network
> router. I have not been able to find a source tarball for telnet, so I
> copied the telnet binary from my Caldera eDesktop 2.4 system. When I try
> to run it I get this error message:
> telnet: error while loading shared libraries: cannot load
> shared object file: No such file or directory.
> I'm in over my head here, so I would appreciate a patient explanation of
> what this means. Is it 'fixable' or do I need to continue my search for
> the telnet source?

telnet client source is available in the netkit package. LFS has you download
netkit-base, but if you get the fill one it comes with a variety of networking
client and server applications..

Chad Simmons

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