tcputils - Utilities for TCP programming in shell-scripts

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tcputils
Package version 0.6.2
Package release 10
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 90 B
Download size 17.02 KB
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This is a collection of programs to facilitate TCP programming
in shell-scripts.  There is also a small library which makes it
somewhat easier to create TCP/IP sockets.
The programs included in this release are:
mini-inetd  - small TCP/IP connection dispatcher
tcpbug      - TCP/IP connection bugging device
tcpconnect  - general TCP/IP client
tcplisten   - general TCP/IP server
getpeername - get name of connected TCP/IP peer


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcputils_0.6.2-10_amd64.deb 0.6.2 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
tcputils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15


Type URL
Binary Package tcputils_0.6.2-10_i386.deb
Source Package tcputils

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install tcputils deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install tcputils




2015-05-10 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-10) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
* Convert Debian changes to patches
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6
* Add .gitignore
* Use debhelper 9
* Add watch file
* Enable hardening
* Add man pages for binaries
* Fix unescaped minus in tcpbug man page
* Fix ioctl argument type in relay.c (closes: #780196)
2007-12-29 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed parsing of hostnames on 64-bit architecture. Patch from Will
Day. Closes: bug#456239.
* Standards-Version 3.7.3.
2007-04-24 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Converted debian/copyright to UTF-8.
2007-04-22 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed DH_COMPAT variable from debian/rules to fix Lintian warning.
* Use debhelper compatibility 5.
* Upgraded to Standards-Version 3.7.2.
* Remove obsolete national encoding in debian/changelog.
2003-03-28 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Standards-Version 3.5.9.
* Update maintainer field in control file.
2003-01-25 - Joel Rosdahl <>
tcputils (0.6.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.
* Standards-Version 3.5.8.
* Debhelper 3 compatibility.
* Don't include upstream installation documentation.
2001-05-28 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgraded to Standards-Version 3.0.1
* Uses debhelper
2000-01-23 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-3) frozen unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed porting obstacle in relay.c, found by Marcus Brinkmann, with
help from upstream maintainer.  (Fixes #55366)
* Distribution now includes .orig.tar.gz source package. (Fixes #44250)
* Documentation and manpages now reside in /usr/share.
1999-01-19 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Set architecture to "any" again.  Thanks to Roman Hodek for pointing
this error out. (Fixes #32111)
1999-01-04 - Bjorn Brenander <>
tcputils (0.6.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Changed Architecture to i386

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