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MAC OS X : when user log into the switch using terminal app everything till password prompt is skipped

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TitleMAC OS X : when user log into the switch using terminal app everything till password prompt is skipped
Question
From a MAC OS-X if a user try accessing the switch using the terminal app, the login and banner is skipped for the initial attempt.
The login prompt is present in the second attempt but the banner is not displayed. This issue is seen only in a telnet session. By default the default "user" account is entered in the "login: " prompt
Environment
EXOS 22.3.1
Answer
By default, the Mac telnet client tries to autologin (with the mac account username) to the switch without solicitation. With the changes made for stack node autologin, the telnet daemon now processes autologin requests.
This gets you directly to the password prompt, with possibly the wrong login name automatically entered.

This is expected behavior when the client initiate autologin by default.

Workaround:
Use the '-K' option with telnet, which tells it not to attempt an autologin. You can also make this an alias by adding the following line to your bashrc:
alias telnet='telnet -K'
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