Feature Request: nsupdate-gss

Simo Sorce ssorce at redhat.com
Wed Jun 30 12:31:19 UTC 2010

On Wed, 30 Jun 2010 06:26:05 -0600
"Trever L. Adams" <trever.adams at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 06/30/2010 05:01 AM, Stephen Gallagher wrote:
> >
> > I'm not sure what the utility of this is. nsupdate in Fedora
> > already has support for GSS-TSIG.
> >
> > For an example of its use, 
> > http://freeipa.org/page/Dynamic_updates_with_GSS-TSIG#Configuring_the_client
> >
> > Does this nsupdate-gss feature do something that standard nsupdate
> > does not? 
> Nothing at all. I was simply unaware of this tool, doing searches for
> TSIG and GSS in software update/install doesn't show this.
> Thank you for making me aware of this. The only remaining thing I need
> is support for this in ddclient (or NetworkManager, etc.).
> Again, thank you for correcting my ignorance. I am sorry for the
> noise.

NetworkManger has support for running scripts when an interface comes
up (goes down), read the docs, it should be easy to create your
nsupdate script and drop it in the right place.


Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York

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