mirdate - transitional package for rdate

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository WTF amd64
Package filename mirdate_20181225-0wtf1_all.deb
Package name mirdate
Package version 20181225
Package release 0wtf1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category oldlibs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Thorsten Glaser <tg@mirbsd.de>
Download size 3.84 KB
Installed size 60.00 KB
This package contains a symbolic link from mirdate to rdate,
both binary and manual page, for transitioning in the WTF
*.deb repository, as well as script compatibility.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mirdate_20181225-0wtf1_all.deb 20181225 all WTF
mirdate - - -


Name Value
rdate >= 2:20090802-0


Type URL
Mirror www.mirbsd.org
Binary Package mirdate_20181225-0wtf1_all.deb
Source Package rdate

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb {DISTRO_URL} sid wtf
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install GPG key of the repository:
    # sudo apt-get install ca-bundle apt-transport-https wtf-debian-keyring
  4. Install mirdate deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install mirdate

See Also

Package Description
mirhost_20110419_amd64.deb traditional utility for querying DNS servers
mirmake_20141220-0wtf1_amd64.deb portable version of MirBSD make and its utilities
mirsirc_20181124-1_all.deb programmable small perl irc client (UTF-8, TLS, IPv6 ready)
mksh-dbgsym_57a+wtf1_amd64.deb debug symbols for mksh
mksh_57a+wtf1_amd64.deb MirBSD Korn Shell
ncurses-term-considered-harmful_51_all.deb mirabilos' metapackage to ensure proper $TERM assignment
openntpd_3.9p1-7wtf16_amd64.deb OpenBSD NTP daemon with adjtimex patch
pbuilder_0.227_all.deb personal package builder for Debian packages
policykit-1-doc_0.105-8~wtf2_all.deb documentation for PolicyKit-1
policykit-1-without-systemd_0.105-8~wtf2_amd64.deb framework for managing administrative policies and privileges
prevent-apparmor_51_all.deb Natureshadow's metapackage to remove apparmor
prevent-aptitude_51_all.deb mirabilos' metapackage to remove aptitude
prevent-consolekit_51_all.deb Axel's metapackage to prevent the installation of ConsoleKit
prevent-dbus_51_all.deb Axel's metapackage to prevent the installation of DBus
prevent-mono_51_all.deb Axel's metapackage to prevent the installation of Mono/C#