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tcpcat Simple utility for sending/receiving data over a TCP or a Unix-domain socket
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Port Added: 29 Oct 2000 09:23:53
License: not specified in port
From the tcpcat README:

Tcpcat is a simple program that is like `cat' but it works over tcp streams
to allow you to cat from one host to another.

The host common way to use this program whould be something like this:
on host a: $ tcpcat -l 93255 | gzip -dc | tar xvf -
on host b: $ tcpcat -h hosta:93255  file.tar.gz

Another good use for this program is debugging network stuff. When debugging
a newtork client or server you can pipe the output of tcpcat to a hex dump
(I recomend xxd which comes with vim). Also it can act as a crude telnet server
when invoded with --listen, --input, and --output, this mode is quite useful
for network program debugging as well.

WWW: http://ess4.engr.uvic.ca/proj/tcpcat
SVNWeb : Homepage : Distfiles Availability : PortsMonThere are no ports dependent upon this port

To install the port: cd /usr/ports/net/tcpcat/ && make install clean
To add the package: pkg install net/tcpcat


Configuration Options
     No options to configure

Master Sites:
  1. http://distcache.FreeBSD.org/local-distfiles/roam/net/
  2. http://distcache.FreeBSD.org/ports-distfiles/
  3. http://distcache.eu.FreeBSD.org/local-distfiles/roam/net/
  4. http://distcache.us-east.FreeBSD.org/local-distfiles/roam/net/
  5. http://distcache.us-west.FreeBSD.org/local-distfiles/roam/net/
  6. http://ess4.engr.uvic.ca/proj/tcpcat/

Number of commits found: 20

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
DateByDescription
14 May 2015 10:15:09
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:386312
mat search for other commits by this committer
MASTER_SITES cleanup.

- Replace ${MASTER_SITE_FOO} with FOO.
- Merge MASTER_SITE_SUBDIR into MASTER_SITES when possible. (This means 99.9%
  of the time.)
- Remove occurrences of MASTER_SITE_LOCAL when no subdirectory was present and
  no hint of what it should be was present.
- Fix some logic.
- And generally, make things more simple and easy to understand.

While there, add magic values to the FESTIVAL, GENTOO, GIMP, GNUPG, QT and
SAMBA macros.

Also, replace some EXTRACT_SUFX occurences with USES=tar:*.

Checked by:	make fetch-urlall-list
With hat:	portmgr
Sponsored by:	Absolight
02 Mar 2015 23:42:00
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:380309
bapt search for other commits by this committer
Remove Author from pkg-descr and white space fixes
10 Jul 2014 12:13:12
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:361440
olgeni search for other commits by this committer
Remove indefinite articles and trailing periods from COMMENT, plus minor
COMMENT typos and surrounding whitespace fixes. A few Makefiles where not
included as they contain Latin-1 characters that break the Phabricator
workflow. Category N.

CR:		D307
Approved by:	portmgr (bapt)
25 Sep 2013 00:54:09
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:328226
bdrewery search for other commits by this committer
- Remove NO_STAGE as these have been tested to be safe

With hat:	portmgr
20 Sep 2013 22:10:25
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:327755
bapt search for other commits by this committer
Add NO_STAGE all over the place in preparation for the staging support (cat:
net)
28 Mar 2013 16:29:01
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
Revision:315487
eadler search for other commits by this committer
Style: tab -> space.

Most contributors copy an existing port when writing their own so reduce the
number of bad examples in the tree.
27 Feb 2012 20:32:31
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
glarkin search for other commits by this committer
- Reassign to the heap

Requested by:   roam (on ports-developers@)
20 Mar 2011 12:54:45
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
miwi search for other commits by this committer
- Get Rid MD5 support
17 Aug 2006 09:19:28
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
Mirror the misc/histring and net/tcpcat sources at MASTER_SITE_LOCAL,
thus making both actually fetchable.
12 Dec 2005 18:07:31
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
Fix the master sites and the pkg-descr WWW lines.
While I'm here, add SHA256 checksums.

Reminded by:    linimon's and fenner's scripts, like, repeatedly
01 Nov 2004 17:09:55
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
A long-overdue dequoting of COMMENT.  D'oh, I thought I'd done this,
like, MONTHS ago!

Submitted by:   Brian Poole <raj@cerias.purdue.edu>
31 Mar 2004 03:12:58
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
trevor search for other commits by this committer
SIZEify (maintainer timeout)
06 Feb 2004 13:12:53
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
trevor search for other commits by this committer
Use PLIST_FILES (bento-tested, marcus-reviewed).
14 Dec 2003 12:28:25
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
Update website URL's in pkg-descr.
08 Oct 2003 12:14:56
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
The webserver on www.gusnet.cx seems to have moved to port 8080.

Reported by:    fenner's scripts
19 Feb 2003 16:07:30
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
Remove pkg-comment files in my ports.
21 May 2002 16:47:27
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.2.0
roam search for other commits by this committer
Update to tcpcat-1.2.0.
Drop the GNU make dependency, our make(1) builds tcpcat just fine.
06 Aug 2001 22:12:59
files touched by this commit
roam search for other commits by this committer
Update to 1.1.0.    
22 Nov 2000 10:20:14
files touched by this commit
roam search for other commits by this committer
update my email address - roam@orbitel.bg -> roam@FreeBSD.org    
29 Oct 2000 12:23:53
files touched by this commit
jeh search for other commits by this committer
New Port: net/tcpcat   A simple utility for sending/receiving data over a TCP or
a Unix-domain socket    

Number of commits found: 20

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