netsend - a speedy filetransfer and network diagnostic program

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Package name netsend
Package version 0.0~svnr250
Package release 1.2ubuntu2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 31.25 KB
Installed size 133.00 KB
Netsend transmits and receives files. It is highly configurable and offers
the transport protocols TCP, DCCP, UDP, UDPLITE and SCTP using either
IPv4 or IPv6 on the network layer. The cluster protocol TIPC is also
The user is able to tweak various options of the Linux network stack
to gain maximum performance. While this is not needed for trivial
filetransfer, it is valuable for network protocol performance


Package Version Architecture Repository
netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2ubuntu2_i386.deb 0.0~svnr250 i386 Ubuntu Universe
netsend - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14


Type URL
Binary Package netsend_0.0~svnr250-1.2ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Source Package netsend

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.2ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2013-10-23 - Angel Abad <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.2ubuntu1) trusty; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
- Reorder libraries to fix FTBFS with ld --as-needed
2013-08-20 - gregor herrmann <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS with perl 5.18: POD errors":
apply patch from brian m. carlson that fixed the POD syntax.
(Closes: #719504)
2011-08-20 - Angel Abad <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.1ubuntu1) oneiric; urgency=low
* Reorder libraries to fix FTBFS with ld --as-needed (LP: #770804)
2009-08-03 - Chris Lamb <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Include <limits.h> in proto_udplite_{recv,trans}.c to fix FTBFS under glibc
2.9. (Closes: #518844)
2008-04-06 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr250-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
General code cleanup
Manpage updates
RW now default xmit method
New support for TCP_MD5SIG
2008-03-13 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr220-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
Bug effectively disabling TIPC usage was fixed.
Now falling back to other send methods if the default does not work with
the specified protocol.
2008-02-19 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr218-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN revision:
UDPlite support was improved.
Superfluous debug ouput for short option was removed.
Internal protocol handling was restructured.
2007-12-22 - Martin Peylo <>
netsend (0.0~svnr206-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: # 457384)

See Also

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netstat-nat_1.4.10-3build1_amd64.deb tool that display NAT connections
netstress_1.2.0-6_amd64.deb utility to stress and benchmark networks
netsurf-common_3.6-3.2_all.deb small web browser with CSS support common files
netsurf-fb_3.6-3.2_amd64.deb small web browser with CSS support for framebuffers
netsurf-gtk_3.6-3.2_amd64.deb small web browser with CSS support for GTK
netsurf_3.6-3.2_all.deb small web browser with CSS support - transitional package
nettle-bin_3.4.1-1_amd64.deb low level cryptographic library (binary tools)
nettoe_1.5.1-2build1_amd64.deb networked version of Tic Tac Toe (3x3 Grid) for the console
netwag-doc_5.39.0-1.3_all.deb documentation for netwag frontend
netwag_5.39.0-1.3_all.deb graphical frontend for netwox
network-manager-config-connectivity-debian_1.16.0-0ubuntu2_all.deb NetworkManager configuration to enable connectivity checking
network-manager-fortisslvpn-gnome_1.2.8-2_amd64.deb network management framework (Fortinet SSLVPN plugin GNOME GUI)
network-manager-fortisslvpn_1.2.8-2_amd64.deb network management framework (Fortinet SSLVPN plugin core)
network-manager-iodine-gnome_1.2.0-3_amd64.deb network management framework (iodine plugin GNOME GUI)