netsend - a speedy filetransfer and network diagnostic program

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2+b1_amd64.deb
Package name netsend
Package version 0.0~svnr250
Package release 1.2+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c interface::commandline net network::TODO protocol::TODO protocol::ip protocol::ipv6 protocol::tcp protocol::udp role::program use::analysing
License -
Maintainer Martin Peylo <>
Download size 30.70 KB
Installed size 131.00 KB
Netsend transmits and receives files. It is highly configurable and offers
the transport protocols TCP, DCCP, UDP, UDPLITE and SCTP using either
IPv4 or IPv6 on the network layer. The cluster protocol TIPC is also
The user is able to tweak various options of the Linux network stack
to gain maximum performance. While this is not needed for trivial
filetransfer, it is valuable for network protocol performance


Package Version Architecture Repository
netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2+b1_i386.deb 0.0~svnr250 i386 Debian Main
netsend - - -


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libc6 >= 2.14


Type URL
Binary Package netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package netsend

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install netsend deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install netsend




2013-08-20 - gregor herrmann <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS with perl 5.18: POD errors":
apply patch from brian m. carlson that fixed the POD syntax.
(Closes: #719504)
2009-08-03 - Chris Lamb <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Include <limits.h> in proto_udplite_{recv,trans}.c to fix FTBFS under glibc
2.9. (Closes: #518844)
2008-04-06 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
General code cleanup
Manpage updates
RW now default xmit method
New support for TCP_MD5SIG
2008-03-13 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr220-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
Bug effectively disabling TIPC usage was fixed.
Now falling back to other send methods if the default does not work with
the specified protocol.
2008-02-19 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr218-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
UDPlite support was improved.
Superfluous debug ouput for short option was removed.
Internal protocol handling was restructured.
2007-12-22 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr206-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: # 457384)

See Also

Package Description
netsniff-ng_0.6.5-1_amd64.deb Linux network packet sniffer toolkit
netstat-nat_1.4.10-3+b1_amd64.deb tool that display NAT connections
netstress_1.2.0-6_amd64.deb utility to stress and benchmark networks
nettle-bin_3.4.1-1_amd64.deb low level cryptographic library (binary tools)
nettle-dev_3.4.1-1_amd64.deb low level cryptographic library (development files)
nettoe_1.5.1-2+b2_amd64.deb networked version of Tic Tac Toe (3x3 Grid) for the console
netwag-doc_5.39.0-1.3_all.deb documentation for netwag frontend
netwag_5.39.0-1.3_all.deb graphical frontend for netwox
network-manager-config-connectivity-debian_1.14.6-2+deb10u1_all.deb NetworkManager configuration to enable connectivity checking
network-manager-dev_1.14.6-2+deb10u1_amd64.deb network management framework (development files)
network-manager-fortisslvpn-gnome_1.2.8-2_amd64.deb network management framework (Fortinet SSLVPN plugin GNOME GUI)
network-manager-fortisslvpn_1.2.8-2_amd64.deb network management framework (Fortinet SSLVPN plugin core)
network-manager-gnome_1.8.20-1.1_amd64.deb network management framework (GNOME frontend)
network-manager-l2tp-gnome_1.2.10-1_amd64.deb network management framework (L2TP plugin GNOME GUI)
network-manager-l2tp_1.2.10-1_amd64.deb network management framework (L2TP plugin core)