Bug#590056: netstat: -W has no effect in case of udp6 sockets

Gabor Kiss kissg at ssg.ki.iif.hu
Fri Jul 23 10:41:22 UTC 2010

Package: net-tools
Version: 1.60-22
Severity: normal

-W / --wide option of netstat does not show full length of IPv6 addresses
in case of UDP sockets.
Just run "netstat -6nulW" to see the difference between tcp6 and udp6.


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.5
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (700, 'stable'), (500, 'proposed-updates')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-2-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=en_US (charmap=ISO-8859-1)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages net-tools depends on:
ii  libc6                       2.7-18lenny4 GNU C Library: Shared libraries

net-tools recommends no packages.

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