[Slackbuilds-users] intro, plus a query on packaging script suite
bugsplatter at gmail.com
Wed Aug 2 00:01:01 UTC 2006
I'm here too! Also joined the bugs list.
Query: Junkview <http://bugsplatter.mine.nu/junkview/> and
Is it worth doing a SlackBuild for a set of scripts that require some
effort to utilise as they integrate with iptables to produce firewall
activity summary report? See: <http://bugsplatter.mine.nu/junkshow/>
I'd appreciate a review and opinion whether this project is worth packaging.
At present the installer script symlinks into the system and has an uninstall
option to pull the symlinks.
Required public domain databases are downloaded by the user as part of
install, they're not part of the package. Initial download could be
automated in a SlackBuild like pciutils pci.ids. An update script pulls
latest databases (IP to country, bogons), required once a week or month
or so. Data is preprocessed as junkview is designed for low end boxen
running firewall, <http://bugsplatter.mine.nu/test/boxen/deltree/> is
the development box, facing Internet 24/7, running slack-current (mostly).
Dependencies are the usual unix tools: awk, bash, date, sed and iptables
needs to have a particular (user-defined) two word logging prefix for
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