Subject: Re: Adding new programs, like tcpdrop (was: CVS commit:
To: Daniel C. Sinclair <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 06/27/2007 22:13:29
On Wed, 27 Jun 2007 18:47:53 -0700
"Daniel C. Sinclair" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 6/26/07, Geert Hendrickx <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jun 26, 2007 at 09:22:32PM +0300, Antti Kantee wrote:
> > > I agree on its usefulness. I have a use for it immediately in
> > > testing. Not that I couldn't to it otherwise, but tcpdrop surely
> > > makes it more practical.
> > Seconded. I'd like to see it in NetBSD 4.0, or 3.2 even.
> Something I'd like to see added to NetBSD is netcat (nc). Both Open
> and Free have had it for a while. It's one of the most useful network
> tools and is as fundamental as 'cat'. Please, someone add it for 4.0!
It's in pkgsrc.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb