Re: [htdig] setting precompiled CONFIG_DIR

Subject: Re: [htdig] setting precompiled CONFIG_DIR
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Fri Dec 10 1999 - 06:24:57 PST

At 12:12 PM -0500 12/10/99, Paul Key wrote:
>Can I override this pre-compiled setting anywhere? I want
>CONFIG_DIR to be /usr/local/htdig/conf.
>Or do I have to hardwire the conf dir to where the
>precomplied binaries expect them to be?

For security reasons, the CGI must know the directory where the
config files will be. To "override" it, you'd have to put it in a
config file, which would be a chicken-and-egg sort of thing.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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