[LON-CAPA-dev] firewall question (a monthly periodical?)
Mon, 23 Sep 2002 15:36:37 -0400
"Place ntp configuration in a helpful but not destructive place."
Done. I will do the same thing for krb.conf. Are there any other
instances you can think of?
> "still with the latest version a LON-CAPA update screws
> up ntp on dalton.chem.sfu.ca every time"
The configuration files ARE NOT overwritten
(take a look at Makefile.configinstall). Out of curiosity,
what happens to screw up ntp?
> I second this. LON-CAPA should use standard packages instead of its own
> version of standard packages. It also should not try to overwrite
> configuration files, etc., of other packages or change settings of
> other services (still with the latest version a LON-CAPA update screws
> up ntp on dalton.chem.sfu.ca every time). If you wish to help sysadmins
> with the configuration of iptables, ntp, etc., then include example
> configuration files instead of overwriting existing settings.
Scott Harrison, email@example.com