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Re: Problem with NC.1.107




On 2018-04-13 02:44, L A Walsh wrote:
> Jay Cotton wrote:
> You said:
>> I don't see the PE32+ executable (console) x86-64, for MS Windows
>>> >>> string.
> Whereas, when I used the file command, it printed out exactly
> what you were searching for.  Thus my assertion that your file
> command is the likely culprit.
>> file /usr/bin/nc
>> /usr/bin/nc: PE32+ executable (console) x86-64 (stripped to external PDB),
>> for MS Windows
> As for the not-executable error message, have you checked,
> as suggested elsewhere, whether or not you have some cheap
> anti-virus installed that blocks programs that are not viruses
> like 'nc'?

Try:
$ which file nc | xargs ls -glo
-rwxr-xr-x 1 22035 Mar 18 08:18 /usr/bin/file
-rwxr-xr-x 1 24576 Mar 19  2013 /usr/bin/nc
$ which file nc | xargs file
/usr/bin/file: PE32+ executable (console) x86-64, for MS Windows
/usr/bin/nc:   PE32+ executable (console) x86-64 (stripped to external PDB), for
MS Windows
$ printf "HEAD / HTTP/1.0\r\n\r\n" | nc cygwin.com 80
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:45:41 GMT
Server: Apache
Accept-Ranges: bytes
Vary: Accept-Encoding
Content-Security-Policy: default-src 'self' http: https:
Connection: close
Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8

-- 
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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