Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/etc
To: Jim Wise <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/10/2005 12:40:46
In message <>, Jim Wise writes
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>On Sun, 10 Apr 2005, Martin Husemann wrote:
>>On Thu, Apr 07, 2005 at 05:59:19PM +0200, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
>>> While we are at it, please rename the PF-specific spamd to pf-spamd or
>>> similar.
>>I can see what name clash you are trying to avoid here, but note that this
>>spamd should not be pf specific (it should be easy to extend it to support
>>ipf). So maybe do not make the name too pf centric.
>I don't particularly mind if the name is pfspamd or something else, but 
>the name `spamd' is also the name of a _much_ more widely used product 
>which we distribute through pkgsrc, so the name shouldn't be `spamd' in 
>any case... :-)


		--Prof. Steven M. Bellovin,