Run of fresh-releases for golang-inet-netstack

Merge these changes:


Merged new upstream version: 0.0~git20220214.7585b01 (was: 0.0~git20211120.8aa80cf2).


diff --git a/ b/
index 1373ab4d..4ef5c079 100644
--- a/
+++ b/
@@ -1,18 +1,25 @@
 # netstack
-This is a "fork" of, extracting out
+This was a "fork" of, extracting out
 just the "netstack" networking bits, which previously were
 self-contained at
+This repo is no longer maintained. As of Go 1.17 and its [lazy module
+loading]( we no longer need it, so we now
+just use upstream gVisor directly.
 ## Why?
 Because [gVisor's `go.mod` is gigantic](
 and causes problems to people trying to use it as a library.
-Arguably Go's tooling is also somewhat to blame:
-Go doesn't make it easy (or even possible) to use a subset (a few
-packages) out of a mega module like gVisor without getting impacted
-by otherwise-unrelated requirements of that dependent module.
+Arguably Go's tooling is also somewhat to blame: Go doesn't make it
+easy (or even possible) to use a subset (a few packages) out of a mega
+module like gVisor without getting impacted by otherwise-unrelated
+requirements of that dependent module. (Update: as of Go 1.17, this
+appears to be fixed; see UPDATE above)
 Specifically, [Tailscale](
 wanted to use gVisor's `tcpip` networking packages, which worked fine for a
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 6df7da12..c2627476 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,9 @@
+golang-inet-netstack (0.0~git20220214.7585b01-1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
+  * New upstream snapshot.
+ -- Debian Janitor <>  Mon, 21 Feb 2022 20:01:23 -0000
 golang-inet-netstack (0.0~git20211120.8aa80cf2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
   * Exclude from building certain parts of the tree that aren't used by

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Resulting package

The resulting binary packages can be installed (if you have the apt repository enabled) by running one of:

apt install -t fresh-releases golang-inet-netstack-dev

Lintian Result

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