Subject: Re: power management and related concerns
To: Chris Jepeway <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 07/05/2006 11:39:23
On Jul 3, 2006, at 5:54 PM, Chris Jepeway wrote:
> Please stay away from XML for system-level configs, particularly
> ones like powerd/sysmon/whosie-whatsis that can take my machine down
> from underneath me. I think XML pretty much rules out quick-n-dirty
> shell-fu saving the day in such cases, and I think that might be bad.
Then your fu is weak. At may day job I have written many shell
scripts that parse XML property lists to extract / migrate config
information. It's really not that hard.