Inetutils - GNU network utilities
Introduction to Inetutils
Inetutils is a collection of common network programs. It includes:
- An ftp client and server.
- A telnet client and server.
- An rsh client and server.
- An rlogin client and server.
- A tftp client and server.
- And much more...
Most of them are improved versions of programs originally from BSD. Some others are original versions, written from scratch.
Complete documentation in TeXinfo format is included in the distribution. An online manual is available.
The documentation is a work in progress. We recommend to visit this page often, to get documentation updates.
Inetutils has one mailing list: <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
The main discussion list is <email@example.com>, and is used to discuss all aspects of Ineutils, including development and porting, and bug reports. For details on submitting a bug report, please see the section Report a Bug below.
Announcements about Inetutils and most other GNU Software are made on <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
To subscribe to these GNU mailing lists, please send an empty mail with a Subject: header line of just "subscribe" to the relevant -request list. For example, to subscribe yourself to the main list for Inetutils, you would send mail to <email@example.com> with no body and a Subject: header line of just "subscribe".
Request an Enhancement
If you would like any new feature to be included in future versions of Inetutils, please send a request to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Please remember that development of Inetutils is a volunteer effort, and you can also contribute to its development. For information about contributing to the GNU Project, please read How to help GNU.
Report a Bug
If you think you have found a bug in Inetutils, then please send as complete a report as possible to <email@example.com>.