Telehack is a simulation of a sylized arpanet/usenet, circa 1985-1990. It is a full multi-user simulation, including 25,000 hosts and BBS's the early net, thousands of files from the ero, a collection of adventure and IF games, a working BASIC interpreter with a library of programs to run, simulated historical users, and more.
$ telnet telehack.com Trying 188.8.131.52... Connected to telehack.com. Escape character is '^]'.
Connected to TELEHACK port 16
It is 2:22 pm on Monday, May 9, 2011 in Mountain View, California, USA There are 3 local users. There are 24139 hosts on the network.
Type ? for a command list. Type HELP for a more detailed command listing. Type control-C to interrupt any command.
May the command line live forever.
Recent changes: * Type BASIC then DIR to see all .bas programs * Type ZRUN for a list of all adventure games * New! Telehack documention: TYPE telehack.txt
Command, one of the following: basic dir finger help hosts ipaddr joke login netstat newuser ping starwars telnet traceroute type usenet users zrun
Mud Theme: Retro arpanet/usenet command line environment
|Raw Data||Average Data|
|# Days Listed||2756|
|Last Connection Status||Connected|
|# Days With Status||825|
|Total Telnet Attempts||307||0.111|
|Total Website Attempts||578||0.210|
|Telnet Attempts This Month||262||8.452|
|Website Attempts This Month||412||13.290|