Subject: Re: Proposal for new utility in base: bin/nc
To: Alistair Crooks <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/17/2001 19:00:41
On Wed, 17 Oct 2001, Alistair Crooks wrote:
> If we can do all this with a 3-line perl script, then WTF has this
> discussion gone on so long?

And if we are discussing benefits of perl over nc, then WTF didn't anyone
ask about including perl yet?! *duck&run*

 - Hubert

Less bloat - UUCP for pkgsrc NOW!