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Old 08-21-2005, 06:33 AM   #1
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Hi folks,

Where is the site for downloading the tarballs of ping, netstat, ifconfig, etc. commands. Is sing replacing ping command?


Old 08-21-2005, 08:25 AM   #2
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I would go to and search for iputils and net-tools .

Is sing replacing ping command? Don't know.
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It might be worth looking for "tcpip" as well, that's the package those files came in for my distro.
Old 08-21-2005, 09:29 AM   #4
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Hi folks,

Tks for your advice and URL

I'm building BLFS 6.1. It has


which is quite complete but without "ping' command or maybe some others. So I start to search them.



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