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Old 06-14-2004, 03:46 AM   #1
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generic parser to read/write linux config files

Hello All,
do we have any generic parser to read and write linux configuration files.
specially configuration files of linix application like dhcp server, dns etc.

As all application have there own way of interpreting configuration files each application have there own parsing strategy i want to make it generic, looking for a parser that accepts token, pattern andreturn back values, and write also,

thankfull to all,
Old 06-14-2004, 04:00 PM   #2
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The book "The Art of Unix Programming" by Eric Raymond has a section on config files you may find worth reading.


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