• Mudgate

    From montroze@hotmail.com@VERT to alt.bbs.synchronet on Thursday, October 31, 2019 14:50:10
    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    Can some one post the correct syntax for this. I am trying to connect to my worldgroup server with this.

    "*mudgate mybbs.com:513"

    Thanks!
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  • From Digital Man@VERT to montroze@hotmail.com on Thursday, October 31, 2019 17:36:11
    Re: Mudgate
    By: montroze@hotmail.com to alt.bbs.synchronet on Thu Oct 31 2019 02:50 pm

    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    Can some one post the correct syntax for this. I am trying to connect to my worldgroup server with this.

    "*mudgate mybbs.com:513"

    That looks like it should work assuming mybbs.com has a MUD listening on TCP port 513.

    digital man

    This Is Spinal Tap quote #17:
    David St. Hubbins: It's such a fine line between stupid, and uh... and clever. Norco, CA WX: 72.2F, 6.0% humidity, 2 mph ESE wind, 0.00 inches rain/24hrs

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  • From montroze@hotmail.com@VERT to alt.bbs.synchronet on Monday, December 02, 2019 15:25:30
    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    On Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 6:35:59 PM UTC-6, Digital Man wrote:
    To: montroze@hotmail.com
    Re: Mudgate
    By: montroze@hotmail.com to alt.bbs.synchronet on Thu Oct 31 2019 02:50 pm

    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    Can some one post the correct syntax for this. I am trying to connect to my
    worldgroup server with this.

    "*mudgate mybbs.com:513"

    That looks like it should work assuming mybbs.com has a MUD listening on TCP port 513.

    digital man

    This Is Spinal Tap quote #17:
    David St. Hubbins: It's such a fine line between stupid, and uh... and clever.
    Norco, CA WX: 72.2F, 6.0% humidity, 2 mph ESE wind, 0.00 inches rain/24hrs --- Synchronet 3.17c-Win32 NewsLink 1.111
    * Vertrauen - Riverside County, California - telnet://vert.synchro.net
    Rob I'm back to trying this out and the only thing I changed was port back to 23, I get this error
    !ERROR -1 (61) connecting to MUD at mymud.sytes.net No idea whats going on...many thanks !
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  • From Digital Man@VERT to montroze@hotmail.com on Monday, December 02, 2019 17:36:59
    Re: Re: Mudgate
    By: montroze@hotmail.com to alt.bbs.synchronet on Mon Dec 02 2019 03:25 pm

    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    On Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 6:35:59 PM UTC-6, Digital Man wrote:
    To: montroze@hotmail.com
    Re: Mudgate
    By: montroze@hotmail.com to alt.bbs.synchronet on Thu Oct 31 2019 02:50 pm

    From Newsgroup: alt.bbs.synchronet

    Can some one post the correct syntax for this. I am trying to connect to my
    worldgroup server with this.

    "*mudgate mybbs.com:513"

    That looks like it should work assuming mybbs.com has a MUD listening on TCP port 513.

    digital man

    This Is Spinal Tap quote #17:
    David St. Hubbins: It's such a fine line between stupid, and uh... and clever.
    Norco, CA WX: 72.2F, 6.0% humidity, 2 mph ESE wind, 0.00 inches rain/24hrs --- Synchronet 3.17c-Win32 NewsLink 1.111
    * Vertrauen - Riverside County, California - telnet://vert.synchro.net
    Rob I'm back to trying this out and the only thing I changed was port back to 23, I get this error
    !ERROR -1 (61) connecting to MUD at mymud.sytes.net No idea whats going on...many thanks !

    mymud.sytes.net doesn't appear to have an IPv4 address (A record):
    $ dig mymud.sytes.net

    ; <<>> DiG 9.10.3-P4-Debian <<>> mymud.sytes.net
    ;; global options: +cmd
    ;; Got answer:
    ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 31769
    ;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 0, AUTHORITY: 1, ADDITIONAL: 1

    ;; OPT PSEUDOSECTION:
    ; EDNS: version: 0, flags:; udp: 4096
    ;; QUESTION SECTION:
    ;mymud.sytes.net. IN A

    ;; AUTHORITY SECTION:
    sytes.net. 21 IN SOA nf1.no-ip.com. hostmaster.no-ip.com. 2085900057 600 300 604800 600

    ;; Query time: 0 msec
    ;; SERVER: 71.95.196.36#53(71.95.196.36)
    ;; WHEN: Mon Dec 02 17:36:09 PST 2019
    ;; MSG SIZE rcvd: 104


    digital man

    This Is Spinal Tap quote #22:
    David St. Hubbins: Here lies David St. Hubbins... and why not?
    Norco, CA WX: 61.4F, 54.0% humidity, 0 mph ESE wind, 0.00 inches rain/24hrs

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