[sf-lug] Fwd: [UMALUG] bash scripting question

Asheesh Laroia asheesh at asheesh.org
Thu Mar 6 22:02:20 PST 2008

On Fri, 7 Mar 2008, Tyler Trafford wrote:

> Asheesh Laroia wrote:
>> Right, I realize etckeeper doesn't publish.  What I mean is, I want to 
>> version everything with etckeeper, sensitive files and all.
>> I also want to show my friends, "Go to asheesh.org/$servername/etc/ and see 
>> a gitweb (or similar) of /etc with the sensitive files not visible."
> The attached patch, applied to /etc, adds an "etckeeper publish" command that 
> creates a publishable repo by cloning and removing all sensitive data from 
> the commit history.
> Output directory and files to remove are configurable in 
> /etc/etckeeper/publish.conf.

Wow, this is amazingly great.

Have you shared this with the etckeeper upstream?

Totally rocking!

-- sheesh.

The system was down for backups from 5am to 10am last Saturday.

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