my lame attempt at a shell script...
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Mon Jan 3 10:45:26 PST 2005
On Jan 3, 2005, at 1:19 PM, Eric F Crist wrote:
> I'm trying to create a shell script for firewalling. What I'm hoping
> to do is create a generic script that looks for variables in
> /etc/rc.conf. I've tried looking at other scripts that use variables
> placed there, but don't understand how to pull the information from
> the file.
Ah, now I may be a FreeBSD newbie, but I've been doing shell scripts
for a long time.
What specifically are you trying to pull out of /etc/rc.conf?
ps - that said, why aren't you setting firewall configuration once and
leaving it alone?
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