Phoenix.pm: Perl Error Log
pablo at zunigatech.com
Mon Apr 17 13:44:25 CDT 2000
Thanks so much for this info. I will be connecting remotely so I have to
find some solution, perhaps executing the script through SSL. The commands
are pre-determined and since the scripct goes through SSL there's no
security risk. Perhaps I can even submit the commands through a web/SSL
form. On the other hand, I completely agree, this is a major security risk
if this script is compromised. Perhaps it's a good idea to finish all the
other redundant systems before I get to this level.
The mysql info was very handy already, thanks to everyone who sent info.
In case anyone installs the ActiveState Perl 5.6.0 I had to completely
uninstall my previous version, then actually delete the "c:\Perl" folder
also, before 5.6 would install completely. I'm using NT and have build 522
In case anyone is into T-Shirts, this has a cool Perl t-shirt:
I hope I don't seem like I'm taking and not giving Perl to the mailing-list
:) but I have another question. When I use NT, there is an error log in the
"c:\Perl" folder for PerlScript. However, for basic perl errors (aside from
the screen) is there a "log of errors"? For example, MySQL has it's own log,
Apache has a log for errors, does Perl have a log? I've been looking but I
can't find one...I guess could just write one but I'm practicing Virtue 1 :)
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----- Original Message -----
From: <sinck at corp.quepasa.com>
To: <phoenix-pm-list at happyfunball.pm.org>
Sent: Monday, April 10, 2000 4:06 PM
Subject: Re: Phoenix.pm: kill mysqld :)
> \_ Write a script to do whatever you want and use Net::Telnet to log into
> \_ machine and run your script, or just run the commands individually.
> \_ Hell with Net::Telnet you can even log in and 'su' to root
> MMMmm, telnet, bare passwords, mmmm.....
> Oh wait, that must have been a daydream. Telnet is perfectly safe if
> you're not leaving the box, right?
> Of *course* it is.
> Here's hoping for Net::SSH....
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