net/libquic - The NetBSD Packages Collection

Multiplexed stream transport over UDP

QUIC is an experimental protocol aimed at reducing web latency over
that of TCP.  On the surface, QUIC is very similar to TCP+TLS+SPDY
implemented on UDP.  Because TCP is implement in operating system
kernels, and middlebox firmware, making significant changes to TCP is
next to impossible.  However, since QUIC is built on top of UDP, it
suffers from no such limitations.

Key features of QUIC over existing TCP+TLS+SPDY include

+ Dramatically reduced connection establishment time
+ Improved congestion control
+ Multiplexing without head of line blocking
+ Forward error correction
+ Connection migration

Build dependencies

lang/go121 pkgtools/mktools devel/cmake devel/gmake lang/perl5 pkgtools/cwrappers

Runtime dependencies


Binary packages

NetBSD 10.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb12.tgz
NetBSD 10.0_BETAx86_64libquic-0.0.3nb11.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb11.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 8.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb11.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 8.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb11.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb10.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb11.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb12.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz
NetBSD 9.3x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb8.tgz
NetBSD 9.3x86_64libquic-0.0.3nb7.tgz

Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options


Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.

Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.