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 From:  Fred Weston <fred dot weston at daytonawan dot com>
 To:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Announcement: Package functionality under serious consideration!
 Date:  Fri, 19 Mar 2004 17:05:34 -0500
Manuel Kasper wrote:

>OK, I propose the following:
>- a module consists of a directory in /etc/inc/ext (like
>/ext/inc/ext/modulename), as well as /usr/local/www/ext for the GUI
>- the boot scripts would simply walk through all the directories in
>/etc/inc/ext and execute the file called "rc" in each one
>- the webGUI would simply include (by means of a PHP include()) the
>contents of /usr/local/www/ext/modulename/menu.inc of each module in
>the navigation bar
>That's it - I'm not planning on doing more than that. The rest is up
>to the module writers.
That would be great!  Can we expect to see this in the next release?  :-)