[arch-dev-public] [signoff] inetutils-1.5-1

Eric Bélanger snowmaniscool at gmail.com
Fri Jan 2 16:50:37 EST 2009

On Fri, Jan 2, 2009 at 2:53 PM, Eric Bélanger <snowmaniscool at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> As previously discussed
> (http://archlinux.org/pipermail/arch-dev-public/2008-December/009353.html)
> I've just added  inetutils-1.5-1in testing to implement FS#12281. This
> new package will provide the following network clients/daemons:
> ftp/ftpd
> rexec/rexecd
> rlogin/rlogind
> rsh/rshd
> talk/talkd
> telnet/telnetd
> rcp.
> It will replace the following packages:
> core/netkit-telnet
> extra/netkit-ftp
> extra/netkit-rsh
> On a related note, netkit-tftp will be remove from the repo in favor
> of tftp-hpa. The inetutils tools can also profide a tftp
> client/server. It's currently not included in the inetutils package.
> We could provide them in a separate package if there is sufficient
> demand.
> As inetutils will go to core as it will replace a core package, it
> will require the usual 2 signoffs.  Signoff from users will be
> appreciated as well as these network  tools have a low usage these
> days. Please indicate what specific client/daemon you tested.  Because
> it's a totally new package, I'll keep it in testing for at least a
> week to give more time to test.
> Eric

Wait before signing off. inetutils 1.6 is out.

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