Updated 2015-01-01 19:16:02 by dkf


RFC 1413 [1] specifies an "identification protocol" to answer the question, "who services port NN on host HH?"

Philip Moore has written a client that he likely will contribute to tcllib around June 2003.

DKF: Hardly anyone hosts an identd these days, BTW. It seems to have been dropped as revealing too much information about the system providing it...