[git commit] telnet: provide feedback after successful connect

Denys Vlasenko vda.linux at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 6 18:20:05 UTC 2019

commit: https://git.busybox.net/busybox/commit/?id=3f4fac577a83146ac69bf617a29cf192099cded0
branch: https://git.busybox.net/busybox/commit/?id=refs/heads/master

The real telnet provides some feedback:

Connected to localhost.localdomain.
Escape character is '^]'.

We should do this to, because people are sitting there and think
a firewall is dropping packets.

function                                             old     new   delta
telnet_main                                         1270    1279      +9

Signed-off-by: Danijel Tasov <m at rbfh.de>
Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux at googlemail.com>
 networking/telnet.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/networking/telnet.c b/networking/telnet.c
index 6b4accd33..94c7512fc 100644
--- a/networking/telnet.c
+++ b/networking/telnet.c
@@ -639,6 +639,7 @@ int telnet_main(int argc UNUSED_PARAM, char **argv)
 	xmove_fd(create_and_connect_stream_or_die(host, port), netfd);
+	printf("Connected to %s\n", host);

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