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I have a telnet session to a dynamips router sim. When I try to paste the contents of an actually working ACL retrieved from 'show run' into the access list, only part of gets pasted. The session is something like:

conf t
ip access-list extended Internet
<PASTE of Rules>

It stops right in the middle of a line:

permit tcp any host gt 1
! should be gt 1023

Anyone know what is happening? The source is an extended access list.

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I have no problem pasting the same contents in the a netcat listening session via the same telnet client. – Kyle Brandt Sep 4 '09 at 13:38
Actually, the 'telnet' session is actually to the console port, so maybe there is a buffer limit? – Kyle Brandt Sep 4 '09 at 13:41

This sounds like a buffer limit. If you copy the ACL in smaller sections (paste 5-10 lines, follwed by 5-10 lines, follwed by...) does the same thing happen?

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