Subject: Re: admin script for ipfilter
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Darren Reed <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/07/2007 09:59:36
On Sat, Jan 06, 2007 at 10:13:12AM -0600, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Sat, 6 Jan 2007, Darren Reed wrote:
> > I want to see something like this:
> > 
> > $ rcadmin inetd status
> > disabled but is running as pid 9511.
> > 
> > This is (I believe) perfectly clear output that requires no interpretation.
> Looks good to me. "/etc/rc.d/inetd status" should say the same.

I won't object to that but I will say be careful in case someone has
written scripts to depend on it working like it does now.  Or we can
just change it anyway :)

> If nobody beats me to it, I may code this up in a few days. (Based on the 
> ideas from my previous email which I don't think I got any feedback on.)

The ideas were generally sound, I believe.