Test Outbound Connectivity on VCSA using Telnet

October 25, 2018 Jordansphere VMware

By default, telnet is not installed in the VCSA appliance. In fact its not installed in most VMware appliances. However there is a work around to test connectivity by using CURL


curl -v telnet://host:port


Here are a couple of examples:

curl -v telnet://www.google.co.uk:443

curl -v telnet://my.amqpserver:5672


curl, telnet, vcsa, vmware appliance,

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