[ntp:hackers] Re: Config file format

David L. Mills mills at udel.edu
Mon Feb 21 17:50:07 PST 2005


Lest you forget, this thing has to work in W*i*n*d*o*w*s. If you intend 
to horse or edit configuration files over the net, all operations must 
be cryptographically secured as with ssh and scp.


Brad Knowles wrote:

> At 8:51 PM +0000 2005-02-21, Paul Vixie wrote:
>>  on a juniper, the command language can incrementally edit the 
>> config, but
>>  the config can also be uploaded and downloaded, which is good for 
>> rancid.
>>  i havn't tasted anything else that's nearly as good.  i wish bind 
>> worked
>>  this way, and someday i hope that it will.
>     Which speaks volumes for the basic concept that I think Harlan had 
> in mind, and which I fully support.

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