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 From:  "Josh McAllister" <josh at bluehornet dot com>
 To:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>, "Monowall \(E-mail\)" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] New Name for Alias
 Date:  Wed, 9 Feb 2005 14:12:14 -0800
How about:
"Hosts" Or "Host Aliases"

Perhaps it could even be stored as /etc/hosts and parsed from there...
this would kill 2 birds with 1 stone. Of course I'm sure someone would
complain that they did not want these "aliases" to affect name
resolution... but for most I think it would be an added benefit.

Josh McAllister

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Buechler [mailto:cbuechler at gmail dot com] 
Sent: Wednesday, February 09, 2005 1:38 PM
To: Monowall (E-mail)
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] New Name for Alias

On Wed, 9 Feb 2005 12:12:48 -0800, Josh McAllister <josh at bluehornet dot com>
> Did not change... some people are simply impatient / ignorant.
> (We won't name names)

And don't read what's right there on the page, much less RTFM...  

I would agree that the terminology is confusing though.  I've heard
this complaint more than once.  James had some good suggestions.

I'm personally in favor of changing it, though I'm not sure what the
best thing to change it to would be.


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