Re: RFC: new network config (was: Re: network configuration)
On Fri, Feb 05, 1999 at 12:16:52PM +0100, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> In article <cistron.19990205190507.E12960@taz.net.au>,
> Craig Sanders <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >e.g. a config file like this:
> > #IP:domain:username:CGI?:Analog?
> > x.x.x.x:www.foo.bar:foobar:Y:Y
> Config files with fixed fields are evil. Really evil.
sometimes they're the best way of doing something. they're certainly a
lot easier and faster to parse in a sh script than anything else.