Package description for 'netcat'

A network piping program.

 Netcat is a simple Unix utility which reads and writes data across
 network connections, using TCP or UDP protocol. It is designed to be a
 reliable backend tool that can be used directly or easily driven by
 other programs time, it is a feature-rich network debugging and
 exploration tool, since it can create almost any kind of connection you
 would need and has several interesting built-in capabilities.

Various other information for package 'netcat'   (Repository 'esden')


Author: Giovanni Giacobbi <>
Maintainer: Piotr Esden-Tempski <>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 0.7.1

Download: netcat-0.7.1.tar.bz2

Buildtime: 3464 (5) seconds (on reference hardware)
Buildtime: 3651 (9) seconds (on reference hardware)
Package Size: 0.08 MB, 10 files

Dependencies: 00-dirtree bash2 binutils bison bzip2 coreutils cvm diffutils
Dependencies: findutils gawk gcc42 gcc42:dev gettext glibc26 glibc26:dev grep
Dependencies: linux26-headers:dev ltrace make mktemp net-tools patch sed sysfiles
Dependencies: tar texinfo twoftpd ucspi-unix util-linux xmame

ROCK Sources:  default-unsigned-arch.patchnetcat.cachenetcat.confnetcat.desc