Tipcutils is a set of userspace programs used to configure and manage TIPC on
your system. It provides the tipc-config and tipc-pipe utilities.
The tipc-config tool provides numerous commands for configuring and
monitoring a TIPC network. Certain commands are only available to users
having network administrator privileges (eg. root) to prevent unauthorized
users from reconfiguring the network. The tipc-pipe utility acts as a netcat
like program for TIPC. It is used for reading and writing network connections
Tipcutils contains a variety of utility programs for use with Linux TIPC,
1) TIPC pipe: A netcat like program for tipc.
2) tipclog: A simple userspace network event logger running as daemon that
logs link and node availability status.
It no longer contains:
1) tipc-config: An application for run-time configuration and monitoring of
TIPC. Its recommended to use the new configuration tool named "tipc" in
iproute2 package for tipc, which utilizes the new tipc netlink kernel API.