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 1.12.1
Package release 13.el6.psychotic
Package architecture i386
Package type rpm
Installed size 362.65 KB
Download size 126.53 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.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.i386.rpm 1.12.0 i386 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) -
shadow-utils -


Name Value
dictd = 1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic
dictd(x86-32) = 1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic


Type URL
Binary Package dictd-1.12.1-13.el6.psychotic.i386.rpm
Source Package dictd-1.12.1-13.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




2016-10-19 - Psychotic Build System <builder@psychotic.ninja> - 1.12.1-13
- Upgrade to upstream 1.12.1-12; sourced from Fedora-24
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

See Also

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