[CentOS] netcat or netcat6 for Centos 6.3

Thu Mar 7 18:57:44 UTC 2013
John Beranek <john at redux.org.uk>

On 06/03/2013 20:34, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> In my testing of HIP, there is reference to use 'nc6' for a simple TCP
> character echo server.  No such animal in Centos, and after a bit of
> digging I find this refers to Netcat6 which seems to be a dead app?  Is
> it available as an rpm somewhere for Centos?  My searching is coming up
> empty.  Or just about any service that I can start on one system and
> connect from another that would perform this simple echo test.

nc on CentOS 6 has -4 and -6 options for this.