dictd - DICT protocol (RFC 2229) server and command-line client

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 25
Repository Fedora x86_64
Package name dictd
Package version 1.12.1
Package release 12.fc25
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 337.64 KB
Download size 130.36 KB
Official Mirror dl.fedoraproject.org
Command-line client for the DICT protocol.  The Dictionary Server
Protocol (DICT) is a TCP transaction based query/response protocol that
allows a client to access dictionary definitions from a set of natural
language dictionary databases.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dictd-1.12.1-14.fc25.i686.rpm 1.12.1 i686 Fedora Updates
dictd-1.12.1-14.fc25.x86_64.rpm 1.12.1 x86_64 Fedora Updates
dictd-1.12.1-12.fc25.i686.rpm 1.12.1 i686 Fedora
dictd - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.15)(64bit) -
libm.so.6()(64bit) -
libz.so.1()(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
shadow-utils -


Name Value
dictd = 1.12.1-12.fc25
dictd(x86-64) = 1.12.1-12.fc25


Type URL
Binary Package dictd-1.12.1-12.fc25.x86_64.rpm
Source Package dictd-1.12.1-12.fc25.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the dictd rpm package:

# dnf install dictd




2016-05-24 - Karsten Hopp <karsten@redhat.com> - 1.12.1-12
- solve uid 52 conflict with puppet package. use dynamic uid allocation
2016-02-03 - Fedora Release Engineering <releng@fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.1-11
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_24_Mass_Rebuild
2015-06-17 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.1-10
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
2015-06-15 - Karsten Hopp <karsten@redhat.com> 1.12.1-9
- fix dictd.service permissions (rhbz#1192228)
- drop unused /etc/sysconfig/dictd (rhbz#1165413)
- add SELinux policies (rhbz#1148302)
2014-08-16 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.1-8
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_22_Mass_Rebuild
2014-06-18 - Peter Robinson <pbrobinson@fedoraproject.org> 1.12.1-7
- %configure macro updates config.guess/sub for new arches (aarch64/ppc64le)
- Update systemd scriptlets to latest standard
- General cleanups
2014-06-07 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.1-6
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_21_Mass_Rebuild
2014-02-25 - Karsten Hopp <karsten@redhat.com> 1.12.1-5
- used hardened build flag to enable PIE (rhbz 955198)
2013-08-05 - Karsten Hopp <karsten@redhat.com> 1.12.1-3
- add BR: systemd-units for the _unitdir macro
2013-08-03 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.1-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_20_Mass_Rebuild

See Also

Package Description
dictd-server-1.12.1-12.fc25.x86_64.rpm Server for the Dictionary Server Protocol (DICT)
diction-1.11-13.fc24.x86_64.rpm Identifies diction and style errors
did-0.9-2.fc25.noarch.rpm What did you do last week, month, year?
dieharder-3.31.1-17.fc24.i686.rpm Random number generator tester and timer
dieharder-3.31.1-17.fc24.x86_64.rpm Random number generator tester and timer
dieharder-devel-3.31.1-17.fc24.i686.rpm A library of random number generator tests and timing routines
dieharder-devel-3.31.1-17.fc24.x86_64.rpm A library of random number generator tests and timing routines
dieharder-libs-3.31.1-17.fc24.i686.rpm A library of random number generator tests and timing routines
dieharder-libs-3.31.1-17.fc24.x86_64.rpm A library of random number generator tests and timing routines
diet-2.9-8.fc25.i686.rpm A computational servers toolkit
diet-2.9-8.fc25.x86_64.rpm A computational servers toolkit
diet-devel-2.9-8.fc25.i686.rpm Development files for diet
diet-devel-2.9-8.fc25.x86_64.rpm Development files for diet
diet-doc-2.9-8.fc25.noarch.rpm Documentation for diet
diet-examples-2.9-8.fc25.x86_64.rpm Examples for diet