Subject: Re: Proposal for new utility in base: bin/nc
To: None <>
From: Eric Gillespie, Jr. <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/12/2001 07:46:58
Hubert Feyrer <> writes:

    > included.  It's already in pkgsrc/net/netcat btw.

Which, aside from being unmaintainable and not IPv6-ready,
doesn't help me since it's not in base.  Like i said, the first
thing i do upon unpacking the base tarball on a new system is get
an nc binary onto the system for grabbing everything else.
Dealing with floppies is painful.

Eric Gillespie, Jr. <*>

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