Subject: Re: UUCP removal from OpenBSD
To: John Nemeth <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mason Loring Bliss <email@example.com>
Date: 10/08/2001 16:50:32
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On Wed, Oct 03, 2001 at 07:18:17AM -0700, John Nemeth wrote:
> Could I see your config/scripts for doing this, please? I have a
> fair bit of experience doing UUCP over dialup on several different
> platforms, but haven't done UUCP over TCP/IP yet; although, it is
> something I should probably be thinking of doing.
It's not hard. Have a file "port" in /etc/uucp with something like this in
it, alongside any modem definitions you have:
and then say this in your neighbor-specific system file:
and you'd ought to be good.
The only other thing you might want to do is move away from the traditional
'g' or 'f' protocols, as TCP is a reliable transport, and can thus use the
't' protocol, which assumes a reliable, error-free connection.
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