pidentd - An Implementation of the RFC1413 Identification Server

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Network Utilities all
Package name pidentd
Package version 3.0.19
Package release lp150.363.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 85.47 KB
Download size 45.68 KB
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This package contains identd, which implements a RFC1413 identification
server.  Identd looks up specific TCP/IP connections and returns the
user name and other information about the connection.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pidentd-3.0.19-lp150.2.4.x86_64.rpm 3.0.19 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
pidentd - - -


Name Value - - - -


Name Value
config(pidentd) = 3.0.19-lp150.363.1
pidentd = 3.0.19-lp150.363.1
pidentd(x86-64) = 3.0.19-lp150.363.1


Type URL
Binary Package pidentd-3.0.19-lp150.363.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package pidentd-3.0.19-lp150.363.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the openSUSE Network Utilities repository:
    # zypper addrepo opensuse-network-utilities
  2. Install pidentd rpm package:
    # zypper install pidentd




2018-07-13 -
- Add reproducible.patch to drop uname -r from binary (boo#1101107)
2018-04-06 -
- latest sources dropped plib/strmatch.c and as such all the sources
are PD now. License is basically 'you can do whatever you want
as long as you don't claim you wrote it'
2018-04-06 -
- Remove obsolete requires for inetd
2017-06-16 -
- Switch to github url
- Remove pidentd-SuSE.tar.bz2 as it contains only sysv initscript
- Remove xinetd service as we should be using socket activation if needed
(atm it really is not required so do not provide it by default)
- Switch to released upstream tarball 3.0.19 used by all other distributions
- Drop all the patches, upstream seem to merge or include them one
way or another:
* pidentd-3.1a25-allocfix.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-autoconf.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-autoheader.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-buffer-overflow.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-config.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-fmt.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-ipv6.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-prototypes.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-send.diff
* pidentd-3.1a25-warnings-fix.diff
- Add patch to respect destdir in install:
* pidentd-destdir.patch
- Add patch from debian:
* 01-legacy.patch
- Add patch to fix gcc errors found by brp checks:
* pidentd-rpmlint-gcc-checks.patch
- Add patch to not include date/time in binaries:
* pidentd-no-date.patch
- Install proper systemd service
2012-05-22 -
- Make build with current tools
* Fix autoheader errors by adding descriptions to AC_DEFINE
* Copy config.* manually since suse_update_config is not doing
it anymore and autoreconf does not take care of it because
pidentd doesn't use automake.
2012-03-27 -
- license update: GPL-2.0+
SeSee plib/strmatch.c
2011-11-27 -
- add libtool as buildrequire to avoid implicit dependency
2010-04-07 -
- require inet-daemon
2009-08-26 -
- make patch0 usage consistent
2008-08-22 -
- remove deprecated startvar from fillup_and_insserv call

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