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10.4: A simplistic identd daemon for Tiger
Authored by: mathieu on May 09, '05 05:45:07PM

Here is the missing text to copy:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "">
<plist version="1.0">

Your small script still doesn't show how to create a daemon, and does not provide for people who need to have several idents (one per user).

Also, the Python script I show here, is only a tad more complicated that your 3 lines PERL script. What makes the tip a bit sophisticated is the creation of the launchd XML config.

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10.4: A simplistic identd daemon for Tiger
Authored by: jzaw on May 09, '05 11:38:51PM
this works .. thanks

but to point out two small errata

# curl -O

should read

# curl -O

and then you need to

# chmod 774

so that its executable

also my install of Tiger didnt have a /urs/local/bin dir so i simply created it as root with mkdir and then installed the python script

hope this helps

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