>Peter Allgeyer wrote:
>> Am Di, den 13.01.2004 schrieb Mark N. um 21:32:
<>>>I like the Cisco idea with 'sh ..', 'int ?', 'conf t', etc., but I'm not
>>>sure that's the best way to go. I guess the CLI syntax should be as
>>>close the web-gui as possible, so people will find it easy to use once
>>>they've learned the web-gui.
>> So take a look at nsh (written for openbsd). Shouldn't be so hard to
>> port to freebsd. Another possibility is using lynx or wget, but a CLI
>> would be really nice.
>I've used nsh under openbsd, and it works really well. He's using the
>cisco style-syntax, which many people know already. I'm still now sure
>if that's the best for monowall ?
>I was thinking of writing the cli in php, so I can (hopefully) re-use
>alot of the working code. I havent look'ed into what can be included or
Cisco is nice but Juniper is super (gated).
Junipers config-file is structured in a hierarical way that suits XML.
You can even get juniper config in XML.
Just do a parser between XML and "easy to see juniper-look".