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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  Jay Custin <jpcustin at earthlink dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] HOWTO exec.php for pulling file(s) off of m0n0wall
 Date:  Wed, 2 Mar 2005 14:55:05 -0500
On Wed, 2 Mar 2005 14:30:25 -0500, Jay Custin <jpcustin at earthlink dot net> wrote:
> The Beta site (1.2b6) contains a link that discusses pulling the php.ini
> file:
> 
> read <<this>> if you're trying to upgrade a previous generic-pc version
> through the webGUI
> 
> The link referenced reads, "- download /usr/local/lib/php.ini through
> /exec.php"
> 
> I have (effectively) scoured the discussions list and seem to see this
> "instruction" frequently... "Download XYZ using exec.php"
> 
> Would someone please detail this for me?  Where does it download TO???  I
> HAVE been able to upload with ease, but the download has me clueless.
> 

If you fill in a file name that exists on the system and hit Download,
it'll download in your web browser like any other download.  If the
file doesn't exist, it seems to just kick back to an empty exec.php
page though, which might be your confusion.

-Chris