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Port details
bksh Backup-only shell
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Maintainer: anarcat@anarcat.ath.cx search for ports maintained by this maintainer
Port Added: 10 Aug 2003 08:40:06
License: not specified in port
bksh is a simple (some would say trivial) program designed to be used
as a shell by ssh or rsh-like programs. All it does it to copy its
input to a restricted set of backup files.

It was made to allow administrators to create backup servers in
potentially hostile environments without allowing full shell access to
the server or the client.

Features:
- tape only or file & tape backups (compile-time config)
- automatic file rotation allows keeping a history of backups
- configurable number of files kept (static compile-time or dynamic)
- allows naming of backup files on command line
- works as a restricted shell to limit access to server
- very simple and short ANSI C code, easy to audit

WWW: http://anarcat.ath.cx/software/bksh
SVNWeb : Homepage : Distfiles Availability : PortsMonThere are no ports dependent upon this port

To install the port: cd /usr/ports/sysutils/bksh/ && make install clean
To add the package: pkg install sysutils/bksh


Configuration Options
     No options to configure

USES:
uidfix

Master Sites:
  1. http://anarcat.ath.cx/software/distfiles/
  2. http://distcache.FreeBSD.org/ports-distfiles/

Number of commits found: 11

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
DateByDescription
21 Aug 2014 19:36:06
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
Revision:365589
antoine search for other commits by this committer
Allow staging as a regular user
25 Sep 2013 00:54:09
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
Revision:328226
bdrewery search for other commits by this committer
- Remove NO_STAGE as these have been tested to be safe

With hat:	portmgr
20 Sep 2013 23:06:00
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
Revision:327772
bapt search for other commits by this committer
Add NO_STAGE all over the place in preparation for the staging support (cat:
sysutils)
04 May 2013 19:40:27
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
Revision:317335
bapt search for other commits by this committer
Fix build with bmake
19 Mar 2011 12:38:54
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
miwi search for other commits by this committer
- Get Rid MD5 support
04 Aug 2007 11:41:31
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
gabor search for other commits by this committer
- Remove the DESTDIR modifications from individual ports as we have a new,
  fully chrooted DESTDIR, which does not need such any more.

Sponsored by:   Google Summer of Code 2007
Approved by:    portmgr (pav)
05 Aug 2006 10:33:44
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
erwin search for other commits by this committer
Fix build after DESTDIR patch.

Submitted by:   gabor
24 Jan 2006 01:06:45
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
edwin search for other commits by this committer
SHA256ify

Approved by: krion@
05 Mar 2004 09:51:49
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.7
krion search for other commits by this committer
- Update to version 1.7

PR:             ports/63786
Submitted by:   maintainer
06 Feb 2004 13:12:53
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
trevor search for other commits by this committer
Use PLIST_FILES (bento-tested, marcus-reviewed).
10 Aug 2003 08:39:24
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
erwin search for other commits by this committer
Add bksh 1.3, backup-only shell.

bksh is a simple (some would say trivial) program designed to be used
as a shell by ssh or rsh-like programs. All it does it to copy its
input to a restricted set of backup files.

It was made to allow administrators to create backup servers in
potentially hostile environments without allowing full shell access to
the server or the client.

PR:             53786
Submitted by:   The Anarcat <anarcat@anarcat.ath.cx>

Number of commits found: 11

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