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Re: what to do with iputils (ping, etc)

On Fri, Oct 21, 2005 at 10:54:58PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Oct 21, Noah Meyerhans <noahm@debian.org> wrote:

> > It depends on what you mean by "up to date".  If we're only including
> > glibc headers, then we can only use functionality that glibc supports.
> Which I would consider a big problem.

Your message would seem less confrontational if you would deign to explain
*why* Linux-specific kernel features are important in a ping implementation.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
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