Re: [dev] plumb 1.0

From: Mate Nagy <>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2010 11:17:44 +0200

On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 11:10:36AM +0200, Christoph Lohmann wrote:
> Hi,
> your »plumb« looks like the Plan 9 plumber[0] done wrong,
> whereas your »plumbnet« is a wrong done socat[1] or
> ncat[2]. Those tools do network right and allow further
> configuration, like encryption, wrappers, filters, etc.,
> which your application will only find out on purpose, if
> anyone needs it.

apparently you haven't read any of my mails or the man pages, because
what plumb does has little relation to the plan9 plumber - and it does
it on linux where these facilities are unavailable anyway.

furthermore, plumbnet's functionality is not easily reproducible with
either socat or similar tools (this is why i wrote it in the first

Best regards,
Received on Thu Jul 15 2010 - 11:17:44 CEST

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