gnome-nettool - GNOME Interface for Various Networking Tools

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name gnome-nettool
Package version 3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d
Package release lp150.3.5
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 458.88 KB
Download size 140.04 KB
Official Mirror
GNOME Nettool is a set of front-ends to various networking command line
tools, like ping, netstat, ifconfig, whois, traceroute, and finger.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gnome-nettool - - -


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Name Value
application() -
application(gnome-nettool.desktop) -
gnome-nettool = 3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d-lp150.3.5
gnome-nettool(x86-64) = 3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d-lp150.3.5
metainfo() -
metainfo(gnome-nettool.appdata.xml) -


Type URL
Binary Package gnome-nettool-3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d-lp150.3.5.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gnome-nettool-3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d-lp150.3.5.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gnome-nettool rpm package:

# zypper install gnome-nettool




2018-03-20 -
- Unconditionally enable translation-update-upstream: on
Tumbleweed, this results in a NOP and for Leap in SLE paid
translations being used (boo#1086036).
2018-02-28 -
- Modernize spec-file by calling spec-cleaner
2018-02-08 -
- Update to version 3.8.1+20180208.1e8ca5d:
+ Several years of bugfixes and features added.
+ Updated translations.
- Switch to git-checkout via source service, following this: Add
gnome-common BuildRequires and pass
- Drop gnome-nettool-bnc879122.patch and
gnome-nettool-bsc977225-Infiniband.patch: Fixed upstream.
- Minor spec cleanup, use make_build and make_install macros.
- Conditionally apply translations-update-upstream BuildRequires
and macro for non-openSUSE only.
- Drop obsolete clean section and post(un) handling of
desktop_database_post(un), icon_theme_cache_post(un) and
glib2_gsettings_schema_post(un) macros, we have file triggers
taking care of this for us now.
2016-06-30 -
- Add gnome-nettool-bsc977225-Infiniband.patch: Add new network
type: infiniband (bsc#977225, bgo#768235).
2014-05-29 -
- Add gnome-nettool-bnc879122.patch. Fix corrupted ping display
2014-05-14 -
- Add gnome-nettool-bnc866643-predictable-name.patch to match the
predictable device name (bnc#866643)
2013-05-31 -
- Update to version 3.8.1:
+ Fix build in x86_64 platforms using gcc 4.8 (bgo#699546).
2013-05-02 -
- Update to version 3.8.0:
+ Minor bug fixes.
+ Port to new documentation infrastructure.
+ Updated translations.
- Replace gnome-doc-utils-devel BuildRequires with yelp-tools,
following upstream.
2012-04-14 -
- Update to version 3.2.0:
+ Change schema path to standard format.
+ Updated translations.
2012-02-21 -
- Update to version 3.1.1:
+ Use nmap for basic port scanning
+ Added tracepath support for tracing routes
+ Cleanup of warning messages at compiling time
+ Avoid flickering in fast operations
+ Made the help menu HIG compliant
+ Fixed the incorrect tooltip of the traceroute text
+ Updated translations.
- Remove xz BuildRequires now that it comes for free in the build
- Add Recommends for tools that are important to have gnome-nettool
work: bind-utils (dig), iputils (ping, tracepath) and net-tools
(netstat, traceroute).
- Add Suggests for tools that are nice to have for gnome-nettool:
finger, nmap, whois.
- Update check for broken categories in gnome-nettool.desktop: the
categories have changed, but are not better, unfortunately.
- Stop adding a GenericName to gnome-nettool.desktop: the name is a
bit generic already.

See Also

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