socket: Program to access TCP sockets at shell level1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

Socket(1) implements an interface to TCP sockets at shell level. Client and server sockets can be used from shell scripts or interactively. Socket can also run a program with stdin, stdout, and stderr connected to the socket connection.

... part of T2, get it here

URL: http://www.jnickelsen.de/socket/socket-1.2.html

Author: Juergen Nickelsen <jnickelsen [at] acm [dot] org>
Maintainer: The T2 Project <t2 [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: BSD
Status: Stable
Version: 1.2p1

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).

Download: ftp://ftp.fu-berlin.de/pub/unix/network/socket/ socket-1.2p1.tar.gz

T2 source: hotfix.patch
T2 source: socket.cache
T2 source: socket.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 5% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.04 MB, 13 files

Dependencies (build time detected): bash binutils bzip2 coreutils diffutils gcc glibc grep linux-header make patch sed sysfiles tar

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

1) This page was automatically generated from the T2 package source. Corrections, such as dead links, URL changes or typos need to be performed directly on that source.

2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).