Net-tools

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sys-apps/net-tools


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http://net-tools.sourceforge.net/

Summary: Standard Linux networking tools

Use Flags

old-output
use old ifconfig output style (useful for when new output breaks scripts)

News

Drobbins

Perl Updates

Gentoo has bumped perl from 5.20 to 5.22. Be sure to run perl-cleaner --all after the upgrade.
2015-07-25 by Drobbins
Drobbins

ARM Rebuild

ARM systems will use new stage3's that are not compatible with earlier versions.
2015-06-27 by Drobbins
Drobbins

ABI X86 64 and 32

Funtoo Linux has new 32-bit compatibility libraries inherited from Gentoo. Learn about them here.
2015-06-18 by Drobbins
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Net-tools

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net-tools is the old networking tools package that is being deprecated by Package:Iproute2

  • hostname - show or set the system's host name
  • dnsdomainname - show the system's DNS domain name
  • domainname - show or set the system's NIS/YP domain name
  • nisdomainname - show or set system's NIS/YP domain name
  • nodename - show or set the system's DECnet node name
  • ypdomainname - show or set the system's NIS/YP domain name