netcat or ttcp in base?

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Wed Feb 2 07:45:16 PST 2005

Hi all,
there's a discussion on hackers at xxxxxxxxxxx about
importing OpenBSD's netcat into FreeBSD. I consider
it a very useful and powerful tool, small enough
to be part of our base system as well. An alternative
candidate Andreas Hauser suggested was ttcp, which
offers a similiar feature set.


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