Subject: Re: Distributing supp'ed files inside a network
To: NetBSD-current <>
From: Xavier HUMBERT <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/23/2001 21:41:52
In message <Pine.GSO.4.21.0110231206500.11673-100000@rfhpc8317>,
Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> * Setup your own SUP Server - of course this means scanning the full disk
>   once after SUP. 

Mmmh... basically, there's little difference between supserv and mirror,
precisely because it means scanning the whole tree(s), and for each client.

> Updating the SUP database from an existing SUP output
>   would be nice, i guess.

Well, lets's think about some perl-ish thing for that :-)

> * NFS

Unapplicable : some machines are behind a firewall, and those in the DMZ
obviously do not run rpc.


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