netbase - Basic TCP/IP networking system

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename netbase_5.6_all.deb
Package name netbase
Package version 5.6
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category admin network::configuration role::app-data role::program
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Marco d'Itri <>
Download size 18.90 KB
Installed size 44.00 KB
This package provides the necessary infrastructure for basic TCP/IP based
In particular, it supplies tables of common name-to-number mappings in
/etc/services, /etc/rpc, and /etc/protocols.


Package Version Architecture Repository
netbase_5.6_all.deb 5.6 all Debian Main
netbase - - -


Type URL
Binary Package netbase_5.6_all.deb
Source Package netbase

Install Howto

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




2019-02-10 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.6) unstable; urgency=medium
* services: added domain-s (853). (Closes: #914881)
* services: renamed urd (465/tcp) to submissions. The old name is kept
as an alias. (Closes: #916633)
* services: renamed loc-srv (135) to epmap, which is the official name.
The old name is kept as an alias.
* services: removed some historical or not actually used ports:
re-mail-ck (50), tacacs-ds (65), bootps (67/tcp), bootpc (68/tcp),
linuxconf (98/tcp), supdup (95/tcp), hostnames (101/tcp),
acr-nema (104/udp), csnet-ns (105), rtelnet (107), ntp (123/tcp),
pwdgen (129).
2018-11-17 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.5) unstable; urgency=medium
* services: added ptp-event (319/udp), ptp-general (320/udp).
(Closes: #907045)
* Applied some packaging cleanup patches by Daniel Kahn Gillmor.
(Closes: #906989)
* Removed a broken link from /etc/services. (Closes: #907673)
2016-12-26 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Stopped recommending ifupdown because nowadays there are options.
For the time being it will still be installed by default because it
has important priority. (Closes: #824884)
* services: added puppet (8140/tcp).
* services: added isns (3205). (Closes: #799047)
* services: added babel (6696/udp). (Closes: #814380)
* services: removed ircs (994).
* services: added ircs-u (6697/tcp).
* services: removed mtp (57/tcp).
* services: removed rje (77/tcp).
* services: removed prospero (191), prospero-np (1525).
* services: removed ssh (22/udp).
* services: removed gopher (70/udp).
* services: removed http (80/udp), https (443/udp).
* services: removed uucp-path (117/tcp).
* services: removed pop2 (109), imap3 (220).
* services: removed pop3 (110/udp), imap2 (143/udp), imaps (993/udp),
pop3s (995/udp).
* services: removed remove bgp (179/udp).
* services: removed remove nntps (563/udp).
* services: removed remove submission (587/udp).
* services: removed remove rsync (873/udp).
* services: removed telnets (992/udp).
2014-10-21 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* etc-services: added amqps (5671/tcp).
2013-12-30 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.2) unstable; urgency=low
* etc-services: added ipsec-nat-t (4500/udp). (Closes: #718210)
* etc-services: added syslog-tls (6514/tcp). (Closes: #729565)
* etc-services: added dicom (11112/tcp). (Closes: #710361)
2013-04-02 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.1) unstable; urgency=low
* etc-services: removed console (782/tcp).
Reverted because #658077 was totally bogus: this entry is not useful.
* etc-services: added urd (465/tcp). ssmtp and smtps kept as aliases.
(Closes: #703175)
* etc-services: added db-lsp (17500/tcp). (Closes: #695708)
* etc-protocols: added hopopt (0). (Closes: #675339)
* Removed ip6-localnet and ip6-mcastprefix from the default /etc/hosts
created by postinst because they have no purpose. (Closes: #688090)
* Made the package Multi-Arch foreign. (Closes: #688396)
* Slightly raised the ifupdown Breaks version to match Ubuntu.
2012-05-14 - Marco d'Itri <>
netbase (5.0) unstable; urgency=medium
* Removed the init script, added Breaks: ifupdown (<< 0.7~rc1).
(Closes: #595113)
* etc-services: added asf-rmcp (623/udp). (Closes: #657152)
* etc-services: added iscsi-target (3260/tcp). (Closes: #657178)
* etc-services: added console (782/tcp). (Closes: #658077)
* Starting from this release, TCP/UDP ports will be added only for the
actually implemented protocol even if IANA nowadays assigns both.
* Removed the obsolete dependency on initscripts.

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