netcat-openbsd 1.187-1ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu


netcat-openbsd (1.187-1ubuntu0.1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Re-enable usage of '-s' (local source address) and '-p' (local source
    port) in client mode (when '-l' is unset).  Regression introduced in
    a Debian-specific patch added in 1.187-1. (LP: #1767283).
    Backport of

 -- Christian Ehrhardt <email address hidden>  Mon, 14 May 2018 14:24:33 +0200

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Christian Ehrhardt  on 2018-05-22
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Aron Xu
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Bionic updates on 2018-05-31 main net


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netcat-openbsd_1.187-1ubuntu0.1.debian.tar.xz 33.9 KiB 65b61272722029db90567972b2bd6876c87d78691ee4247fbb87f54bd931a9e2
netcat-openbsd_1.187-1ubuntu0.1.dsc 1.9 KiB ff2c60f72f4de4d98cefe61cfb7c37a7186139ad2298c60013b8575fe24b6095

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netcat-openbsd: TCP/IP swiss army knife

 A simple Unix utility which reads and writes data across network
 connections using TCP or UDP protocol. It is designed to be a reliable
 "back-end" tool that can be used directly or easily driven by other
 programs and scripts. At the same time it is a feature-rich network
 debugging and exploration tool, since it can create almost any kind of
 connection you would need and has several interesting built-in
 This package contains the OpenBSD rewrite of netcat, including support
 for IPv6, proxies, and Unix sockets.

netcat-openbsd-dbgsym: debug symbols for netcat-openbsd