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 From:  Joe Lagreca <lagreca at gmail dot com>
 To:  waa dash m0n0wall at revpol dot com
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Configuration Save filename
 Date:  Tue, 5 Oct 2004 12:22:24 -0700
I think this is a great idea as well.  I also store configs for
multiple m0n0walls and always end up having to manually date and
timestamp all the config files.  It would be nice if the default
config file is already named.

Joe
Halogen8


On Tue, 05 Oct 2004 15:13:39 -0400, William Arlofski
<waa dash m0n0wall at revpol dot com> wrote:
> 
> 
> Just a minor feature request:
> 
> On the backup/restore page, when clicking the Download configuration
> buttun, the name is always config.xml.
> 
> When managing more than one m0n0wall, there is a chance that a good
> config of one system might be accidentally overwritten with the config
> of another.
> 
> It would be a nice feature for this button to hand you a filename that
> relates to the m0n0wall you are working on.
> 
> For example, if the m0n0wall's name was firewall.mydomain.com, the file
> sent could be one of:
> 
> firewall.xml
> firewall-yyyymmdd.xml
> firewall.mydomain.com.xml
> firewall.mydomain.com-yyyymmdd.xml
> 
> I especially like the dating feature since I usually save the config.xml
> files with similar timestamps and having something like this already
> done would prevent simple typing errors.
> 
> Thanks for listening, and thanks for such an excellent product/project.
> 
> Bill Arlofski
> waa dash m0n0wall at revpol dot com
> 
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