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Subject: Re: First impressions
From: Denis Vlasenko <insecure,AT,mail,DOT,od,DOT,ua>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2003 22:21:49 +0100
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.4.44L0.0302120945440.656-100000@ida.rowland.org>

On Wednesday 12 February 2003 12:48, Alan Stern wrote:
> On Tue, 11 Feb 2003, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
> > Anyway, I was complaining because I dont need to store key
> > _anywhere_, I just generate it and want to feed it to local daemon
> > via stdin and to remote daemon thru ssh via stdin also.
> >
> > Cute eh?  ;)
> >
> > Unfortunately ciped insists on key being stored in a file.
> > Well, complaining wont do much, I need to cook up a patch. Wow.
>
> On any recent Unix-type system, you can use the filename /dev/fd/0 as an
> alias for stdin.  So go ahead and feed the key to the daemon via stdin and
> use this filename in the options file.  No patch required.

Tried that. ciped checks permissions on /dev/fd/0 and thinks they are not
restrictive enough ;)
-- 
vda





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