tcputils - Utilities for TCP programming in shell-scripts

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name tcputils
Package version 0.6.2
Package release 9
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 76 B
Download size 18.33 KB
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This is a collection of programs to facilitate TCP programming
in shell-scripts.  There is also a small library which makes it
somewhat easier to create TCP/IP sockets.
The programs included in this release are:
mini-inetd  - small TCP/IP connection dispatcher
tcpbug      - TCP/IP connection bugging device
tcpconnect  - general TCP/IP client
tcplisten   - general TCP/IP server
getpeername - get name of connected TCP/IP peer


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcputils_0.6.2-9_amd64.deb 0.6.2 amd64 Debian Main
tcputils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7-1


Type URL
Binary Package tcputils_0.6.2-9_i386.deb
Source Package tcputils

Install Howto

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




2007-12-29 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed parsing of hostnames on 64-bit architecture. Patch from Will
Day. Closes: bug#456239.
* Standards-Version 3.7.3.
2007-04-24 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Converted debian/copyright to UTF-8.
2007-04-22 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed DH_COMPAT variable from debian/rules to fix Lintian warning.
* Use debhelper compatibility 5.
* Upgraded to Standards-Version 3.7.2.
* Remove obsolete national encoding in debian/changelog.
2003-03-28 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Standards-Version 3.5.9.
* Update maintainer field in control file.
2003-01-25 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.
* Standards-Version 3.5.8.
* Debhelper 3 compatibility.
* Don't include upstream installation documentation.
2001-05-28 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgraded to Standards-Version 3.0.1
* Uses debhelper
2000-01-23 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-3) frozen unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed porting obstacle in relay.c, found by Marcus Brinkmann, with
help from upstream maintainer.  (Fixes #55366)
* Distribution now includes .orig.tar.gz source package. (Fixes #44250)
* Documentation and manpages now reside in /usr/share.
1999-01-19 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Set architecture to "any" again.  Thanks to Roman Hodek for pointing
this error out. (Fixes #32111)
1999-01-04 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Changed Architecture to i386
1998-04-14 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

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