[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Time to phase out net-tools?

On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 12:35:32AM +0200, jaromil wrote:
> Hash: SHA1
> re all,
> right now a lot of people is relying on debian for server setups, very
> serious stuff :|
> if you  think to replace something  so crucial as a  network based CLI
> tool and its output then  please someone write a wrapper that emulates
> the old  behaviour, to  keep the platform  consistent and  the scripts
> working.

There is a difference between 'downgrading a priority' and 'removing a
package from the archive'... this discussion is about making iproute2
the default rather than net-tools, not about kicking net-tools out.

<Lo-lan-do> Home is where you have to wash the dishes.
  -- #debian-devel, Freenode, 2004-09-22

Reply to: