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I have a multihomed Windows 2003 server. Is there a way to specify the source IP address to use with the telnet client?

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You could add a static route to the host you are connecting to.

For example...

You connect to

Interface 1:
Interface 2:
Default gateway:
Static route for to

If you want to connect to via, you add this static route:

route add mask

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on linux, it's

telnet -b source-ip dest-ip

to "bind" to a different interface

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You could use ncat:

ncat -s -t
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