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

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository Psychotic Ninja Testing i386
Package name dictd
Package version 1.12.0
Package release 8.el6.psychotic
Package architecture i386
Package type rpm
Installed size 335.39 KB
Download size 116.90 KB
Official Mirror packages.psychotic.ninja
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-1.12.1-20.el6.i686.rpm 1.12.1 i686 EPEL
dictd-1.12.1-20.el6.x86_64.rpm 1.12.1 x86_64 EPEL
dictd-1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm 1.12.1 i386 Psychotic Ninja Testing
dictd-1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic.x86_64.rpm 1.12.1 x86_64 Psychotic Ninja Testing
dictd-1.12.1-10.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm 1.12.1 i386 Psychotic Ninja Testing
dictd-1.12.1-10.el6.psychotic.x86_64.rpm 1.12.1 x86_64 Psychotic Ninja Testing
dictd-1.12.0-8.el6.psychotic.x86_64.rpm 1.12.0 x86_64 Psychotic Ninja Testing
dictd-1.11.0-5.el6.i686.rpm 1.11.0 i686 NauLinux School
dictd-1.11.0-5.el6.x86_64.rpm 1.11.0 x86_64 NauLinux School
dictd - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.4) -
libm.so.6 -
libz.so.1 -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
dictd = 1.12.0-8.el6.psychotic
dictd(x86-32) = 1.12.0-8.el6.psychotic


Type URL
Binary Package dictd-1.12.0-8.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm
Source Package dictd-1.12.0-8.el6.psychotic.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest psychotic-release rpm from
  2. Install psychotic-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh psychotic-release*rpm
  3. Install dictd rpm package:
    # yum --enablerepo=psychotic-testing install dictd




2015-01-26 - Psychotic Build System <builder@psychotic.ninja> - 1.12.0-7
- Conditionalized use of sysvinit/upstart and systemd
2015-01-26 - Psychotic Build System <builder@psychotic.ninja> - 1.12.0-6
- Initial build for Psychotic Ninja
2013-02-13 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.0-5
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
2012-07-18 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.0-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_18_Mass_Rebuild
2012-02-14 - Jon Ciesla <limburgher@gmail.com> - 1.12.0-3
- Migrate to systemd, BZ 772085.
2012-01-13 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.12.0-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_17_Mass_Rebuild
2011-07-04 - Karsten Hopp <karsten@redhat.com> 1.12.0-1
- update to version 1.12.0
- split into server and client packages
- add most of Oron Peled's <oron@actcom.co.il> changes from 
- The daemon now runs as 'dictd' user. This user is added/remove
during install/uninstall.
- Create and own a default configuration file
- By default listen only on (secure by default)
- Default directory for dictionaries (datadir) is
now /usr/share/dict/dictd and not /usr/share
- Add the examples directory to the documentation
2011-02-08 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.11.0-6
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_15_Mass_Rebuild
2009-07-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.11.0-5
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_12_Mass_Rebuild
2009-02-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 1.11.0-4
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild

See Also

Package Description
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dictd-server-1.12.1-10.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm Server for the Dictionary Server Protocol (DICT)
dictd-server-1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm Server for the Dictionary Server Protocol (DICT)
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