Sun Jul 21 18:10:00 GMT 2019
On 2019-07-21 06:59, Jon Turney wrote:
> On 21/07/2019 00:15, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> I would like to offer to package mtr:
>> combines the function of 'traceroute' and 'ping' in one network
>> diagnostic tool.
>> Investigates the network connection between the host it runs on and a
>> user-specified destination host. After it determines the address of each
>> network hop between the machines, it sends a sequence of ICMP ECHO
>> requests to each one to determine the quality of the link to each
>> machine. As it does this, it prints running statistics about each
>> It is available under all RedHat, Debian, BSD, Arch, Slack, SuSE, and
>> other Linux flavours:
>> Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â https://pkgs.org/download/mtr
>> Control files, sources, and binaries are available under the mtr folder:
>> Â Â Â Â https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jxeYZ10mYhmz8YhwE3EOXvd-lVwd176o
>> See the project home page for more information:
>> Â Â Â Â http://www.bitwizard.nl/mtr/
> A couple of minor nits:
> mtr is be built with a gtk+ interface for displaying results, if present, but
> you've omitted the from DEPENDS.
> Not sure what you intend, so either (i) explicitly configure --without-gtk, or
> (ii) add the needed gtk devel package(s) to DEPENDS.
I don't currently run X under Cygwin 32, and many will not, because of memory
limits, and did not know whether it might just fail on such systems.
I will bite the bullet, and see how rebase does.
> After I build this, 'mtr -v' reports 'mtr UNKNOWN'
Good catch - wondered what that was meant to be - tests pass!
Will look into that, and get back when updated to X and that.
> Otherwise, looks good.
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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