netdiag - Net-Diagnostics (trafshow,netwatch,statnet,tcpspray,tcpblast)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename netdiag_1.2-1+b1_i386.deb
Package name netdiag
Package version 1.2
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category admin::monitoring interface::text-mode net network::scanner role::program uitoolkit::ncurses use::monitor works-with::network-traffic
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Michael Meskes <>
Download size 185.39 KB
Installed size 700.00 KB
Netdiag contains a collection of small tools to analyze network traffic and
configuration of remote hosts. It is of invaluable help if your
system is showing strange network behaviour and you want to find out what
your network is doing. The included tools are tcpblast, netload, trafshow,
netwatch, statnet, and tcpspray.


Package Version Architecture Repository
netdiag_1.2-1+b1_amd64.deb 1.2 amd64 Debian Main
netdiag - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
libc6 >= 2.15
libncurses6 >= 6
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.8
libtinfo6 >= 6
netbase -


Type URL
Binary Package netdiag_1.2-1+b1_i386.deb
Source Package netdiag

Install Howto

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




2018-02-09 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version for netwatch. (Closes: #804791)
2018-01-31 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Patch by Helmut Grohne <> to fix FTCBFS: (Closes: #888913)
+ Let dh_auto_configure pass --host to trafshow's ./configure.
+ Pass a cross compiler to netwatch's and tcpblast's ./configure.
+ Let dh_auto_build pass cross compilers to make for tcpspray, statnet
and netload.
* Enable hardening.
* Added native service file.
2018-01-29 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bumped Standards-Version to 4.1.3, no changes needed.
* Bumped debhelper compat level to 11.
* Do not use automake anymore. (Closes: #888039)
* Changed priority to optional.
* Patched netwatch to allow device names with more than 10 characters.
2014-11-05 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Moved diagperm to examples, it is outdated and wasn't used much anyway.
* Fix FTBFS with clang due to "wrong main declaration" error in
Patch by Arthur Marble <> (Closes: #722016, #748632)
* Fixed forward declaration in netwatch. (Closes: #751495)
* Use autotools-dev to update config.{sub,guess} for new architectures.
Patch by Logan Rosen <> (Closes: #734538)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6, no changes needed.
* Use build flags as provided by buildtools.
2012-10-19 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=high
* Removed strobe because its license is not DFSG-free. (Closes: #686580)
2012-04-23 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.0-20) unstable; urgency=low
* Added Brazilian Portuguese debconf translation. (Closes: # 668102)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.3, no changes needed.
* Added required force-reload option to init script.
2012-01-12 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.0-19) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed incorrect naming in init script.
2012-01-12 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.0-18) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove auto-generated files from netwatch directory instead of patching
* Added recommended targets to rules file.
* Re-create config.sub and config.guess when building tcpblast.
* Do not define HOME in tcpblast Makefile because it breaks ccache.
(Closes: #653134)
* Implement status option for init script.
2011-06-09 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.0-17) unstable; urgency=low
* Added Danish debconf translations. (Closes: #628213)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.2, no changes needed.
2011-02-24 - Michael Meskes <>
netdiag (1.0-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Set compiler flag to activate IPv6 for tcpspray.

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