Subject: Re: What happened to the good ntop?
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/24/2005 17:42:58
On Thu, 24 Mar 2005, Rick Kelly wrote:

> What does "phones-home-by-default" mean exactly? If this is basically
> "spy ware", then any pkg that does this should be removed from pkgsrc.

Well, there are things like the auto-update check in binary builds of
firefox, and the update checker in gaim (about which I misspoke -- gaim's
check is off by default).

I cannot, however, vouch for what ntop is doing.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>