G4 cube (was Re: 68K Macs with MacOS 7.5 still in production use...)

Eric Smith spacewar at gmail.com
Wed Sep 14 14:21:49 CDT 2016

On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 10:53 AM, Ryan K. Brooks <ryan at hack.net> wrote:
> See Also RedHat and CentOS.    No telnet, netstat, etc.

And Fedora (also in RH family).  Not having telnet never bothered me
because "yum install telnet" (now "dnf install telnet") is obvious
enough, but for netstat, ifconfig, and route, you have to install the
"net-tools" package.

Part of the rationale for not installing net-tools by default is that
most users are expected to use the gui NetworkManager to configure
their network. The other part is that ifconfig and route are
deprecated in favor of the "ip" command, which is installed by
default. However, my fingers still are prone typing ifconfig and

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