Re: After installing nc (netcat), nc.exe is not found
- Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:59:50 -0700
- From: Gary Johnson <garyjohn@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: After installing nc (netcat), nc.exe is not found
On 2018-07-11, Andrey Repin wrote:
> Greetings, Mark Hansen!
> > I've just updated to the latest Cygwin 64-bit installation on my Windows 7 PC. Included
> > in this update was the package for nc (nc: A simple but powerful network tool) version 1.107-4
> > After downloading and installing, which all seemed to go fine, the man page for nc is there,
> > but nc.exe is not.
> > I included the following (netcat-related) packages:
> > - nc, 1.107-4
> > - nc6, 1.0-1
> > - nc6-debuginfo, 1.0-1
> > Is there something special I need to do to get nc.exe installed?
> Check your antivirus quarantine area.
Yep. If you're in a corporate environment, IT may have a program
running to check for the installation of unwanted and suspicious
files. Corporate IT departments do not like Netcat.
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