[rancid] Daily Difference Digest?

Roy r.engehausen at gmail.com
Wed Oct 23 13:21:36 UTC 2013

On 10/22/2013 10:31 PM, Tyler Christiansen wrote:
> Hello!
> Apologies if this has been asked, but searching the web doesn't turn 
> up much (and it's made more difficult by the fact that searching for 
> 'rancid difference daily digest' and similar items turns up nothing 
> but stomach digestion information!).
> Is it possible to configure Rancid to e-mail differences in a daily 
> digest format?  We might make several small changes throughout the 
> day, and instead of getting e-mailed every time we make a change, I'd 
> like to get a summary of all changes for the entire day.
> Thanks for any tips/help/advice/etc!
> --Tyler

I only run rancid one a day :-)

Here is a suggestion.  You set up two copies of rancid.  One runs daily 
and the other more frequently.  The one that runs more frequently sends 
the diff files to /dev/null.

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