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Zachary Seguin 7 years ago
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@ -9,4 +9,28 @@ GENERATE
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$ . .venv/bin/activate
$ ./generate_hosts.py < hosts.in
$ ./generate_hosts.py < hosts.in > hosts
FORMAT OF HOSTS
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There are 4 types of lines:
- Whitespace
- Lines starting with # are a comment
- Lines starting with a ! are copied word-for-word (minues the bang)
- Other lines are resolved through DNS
EXAMPLE
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* hosts.in
# HOSTS
!127.0.0.1 localhost
hostname.csclub.uwaterloo.ca
* hosts
127.0.0.1 localhost
129.97.134.111 hostname.csclub.uwaterloo.ca hostname

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