Linux Chat by using ncat


How to use ncat to chat

Step1 – start chat using ncat on machine at the right side.

$ ncat -l 8080

Step2 – connect to listening host from machine on the left side.

$ ncat 8080
How to use ncat to chat
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In this example, ncat use port 8080 in case of chat session, however any ports are possible, but appreciated are unprivileged port starting above port 1024 will be preferable.

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