efingerd - Another finger daemon for unix capable of fine-tuning your output

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name efingerd
Package version 1.6.5build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 104 B
Download size 27.30 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
efingerd is a finger daemon, which executes programs and displays their
output. This gives you complete control over what to display and to who,
and an extreme configurability.


Package Version Architecture Repository
efingerd_1.6.5build1_i386.deb 1.6.5build1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
efingerd - - -


Name Value
adduser -
debconf -
debconf-2.0 -
libc6 >= 2.4
libident >= 0.22-3
netbase -
update-inetd -


Name Value
cfingerd -
ffingerd -
fingerd -
xfingerd -


Type URL
Binary Package efingerd_1.6.5build1_amd64.deb
Source Package efingerd

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <rbalint@ubuntu.com>
efingerd (1.6.5build1) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2013-10-15 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd (1.6.5) unstable; urgency=low
* Sanitize DNS response, ident response and username before passing them
to user-defined executables (closes: #724063). While the default scripts
are probably immune, this does not mean users' ones will be immune as
* add Japanese debconf translation (closes: #718525)
2013-06-30 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd (1.6.4) unstable; urgency=low
* fix -t missing number parsing (thanks to the Mayhem project)
* bump up debian/compat, debian/source/format
2013-06-01 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd (1.6.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Makefile.debian: Use LIBS instead of LDFLAGS for libraries, and added LIBS
to the compiler (closes: #641900)
* various issues fixed thanks to Reuben Thomas
* do not use ident by default; use the -i switch to turn it on
* fix typos in manpages (closes: #710187)
* update e-mail address (closes: #710188)
2012-08-27 - David Prévot <taffit@debian.org>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Debconf templates translations:
- Add Danish, Joe Hansen (closes: #658342)
- Add Slovak, Slavko (closes: #685381)
- Add Polish, Michał Kułach (closes: #685945)
- Add Italian, Beatrice Torracca (closes: #686002)
2010-01-01 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* added Russian debconf templates translation (closes: #558279)
2007-12-16 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* added Dutch debconf templates translation (closes: #451394)
* clean up some lintian warnings
2007-02-03 - Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to fix pending l10n issues.
* Debconf templates translations:
- Portuguese
- Spanish. Closes: #402304
- German. Closes: #393348
- Swedish. Closes: #343860
* Lintian/piuparts fixes:
- Remove the log file on purge. Closes: #339942
* Remove the abusive debconf note and move its text to README.Debian
Closes: #388889
2005-09-27 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* fixed debconf dependency
2005-08-29 - Radovan Garabík <garabik@kassiopeia.juls.savba.sk>
efingerd ( unstable; urgency=low
* rebuild with newer po-debconf, Vietnamese translation is now really
* when already there, converted some debconf templates to utf-8, fix
lithuanian template
* upgrade debhelper compat version

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