Debug remote port using *nix shell

(echo >/dev/tcp/[FQDN]/[port]) &>/dev/null && echo “open” || echo “close”

Test it.

Open in one terminal port (in example 8081) with

nc -l 8081

In second terminal

cat > /dev/tcp/localhost/8081

margusja@IRack:~$ cat </dev/tcp/[ssh server]/22

SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_7.4