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Last change on this file since 52f035d was 52f035d, checked in by Jim Gifford <clfs@…>, 14 years ago

Added Missing ManPages? Patch to IPutils

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5  %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-iputils" role="wrap">
9  <?dbhtml filename="iputils.html"?>
10
11  <title>IPutils-&iputils-version;</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-system-iputils">
14    <primary sortas="a-IPutils">IPutils</primary>
15  </indexterm>
16
17  <sect2 role="package">
18    <title/>
19
20    <para>The IPutils package contains programs for basic networking.</para>
21
22  </sect2>
23
24  <sect2 role="installation">
25    <title>Installation of IPutils</title>
26
27    <para os="p1">IPutils has various issues addressed by the following patch:</para>
28
29<screen os="p2"><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../&iputils-fixes-patch;</userinput></screen>
30
31    <para os="p3">The following patch contains the man-pages for IPutils:</para>
32
33<screen os="p4"><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../&iputils-manpages-patch;</userinput></screen>
34
35    <para os="a">Compile the package:</para>
36
37<screen os="b"><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
38
39    <para os="c">This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
40
41    <para os="d">Install the package:</para>
42
43<screen os="e"><userinput>cp -v ping{,6} /bin
44cp -v arping /usr/bin
45cp -v tracepath /usr/bin
46cp -v trace{path,route}6 /usr/bin
47install -v -m644 doc/*.8 /usr/share/man/man8</userinput></screen>
48
49  </sect2>
50
51  <sect2 id="contents-iputils" role="content">
52    <title>Contents of iputils</title>
53
54    <segmentedlist>
55      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
56
57      <seglistitem>
58        <seg>arping, ping, ping6, tracepath, tracepath6, and traceroute6</seg>
59      </seglistitem>
60    </segmentedlist>
61
62    <variablelist>
63      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
64      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
65      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
66
67      <varlistentry id="ping">
68        <term><command>ping</command></term>
69        <listitem>
70          <para>Sends echo-request packets and reports how long the replies
71          take. This is the IPV4 version</para>
72          <indexterm zone="ch-system-iputils ping">
73            <primary sortas="b-ping">ping</primary>
74          </indexterm>
75        </listitem>
76      </varlistentry>
77
78      <varlistentry id="ping6">
79        <term><command>ping6</command></term>
80        <listitem>
81          <para>Sends echo-request packets and reports how long the replies
82          take. This is the IPV6 version</para>
83          <indexterm zone="ch-system-iputils ping6">
84            <primary sortas="b-ping6">ping6</primary>
85          </indexterm>
86        </listitem>
87      </varlistentry>
88
89    </variablelist>
90
91  </sect2>
92
93</sect1>
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