[rancid] Re: limiting diff email's content

john heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Thu May 31 06:27:41 UTC 2007

Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 12:19:28PM -0400, Jayendra Luintel:
> Currently I am running rancid-2.3.1_1 on freebsd 6.1. It is great tools and
> I am loving it. With current setup rancid tells what configuration changes
> have been made over the emails.
> Would it be possible to limit rancid's email to just tell me where the
> configuration changes has occured. I do not want to  know the details of
> changes in email. Just want to know where the changes have occured will
> suffice for my purpose.
> I noticed there is some patch written about it here:
> http://www.shrubbery.net/pipermail/rancid-discuss/2005-April/000975.html
> But I am having difficulty using this patch.

I suggest that you use procmail, grep, and formail to collect, filter for
the file names, and re-mail it to yourself.

> Basically I want to make rancid less smart so that I do not get details of
> change over email. I just want to get in what routers/switches changes have
> occured.
> Any direction or help will be appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Jayendra

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