this is not correct. netlink is an rfc : http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3549.txt, and if you look for netlink sockets, you can get tons of great tutorials as well as references.
I know it sounds nice, and probably super cool when you're talking to your friends to name your project a memorable common word, but for anyone reading this that's in the middle of a new project - please try to at least think about people who might want to google the name...
Not going to lie, it's a smallish part of the reason I switched to tmux.
I really wish RLang had picked up, because searching for solutions to R problems is a headache.
Minor nitpick: I wish blog posts about a software project linked more prominently to the source. I ended up searching the page for the word "GitHub" to find the link.