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

Eric Bélanger snowmaniscool at gmail.com
Fri Jan 2 20:07:32 EST 2009

On Fri, Jan 2, 2009 at 4:50 PM, Eric Bélanger <snowmaniscool at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.

 inetutils 1.6 is in testing now. Please signoff.

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