[Box Backup] Boxbackup account notes

Per Thomsen boxbackup at fluffy.co.uk
Thu Jun 9 21:27:00 BST 2005

On 6/9/05 1:15 PM, Mikael Syska wrote:

> Hi,
> Running Box Backup on a openbsd system, with both windows and other 
> free/open bsd clients...
> Can I write notes in the account.txt file??? so its possible to 
> remember who got what account number? and in what format if.....
> If it aint possible yet, will it be a feature in a future release?

I haven't looked at the code to see if the account.txt parser will 
ignore comments. I don't think so, though.

A proposed requirement for a future release of Box includes arbitrary 
names (symbolic names) for accounts, while keeping account numbers as well.

Check this message in the BoxBackup mailing list archive for a 
description of what I had in mind: http://tinyurl.com/ceack

The full list archive is at http://lists.warhead.org.uk/pipermail/boxbackup/

Hope this helps.


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