Billy Cook wrcook at
Mon Jun 26 19:56:17 UTC 2006

Hi David,
Thanks for the info on omshell.  Has anyone started designing a
replacement for omshell yet?  We need to write a replacement for our
use and are willing to contribute if you are interested.  If there is
already someone working on it we don't want to duplicate effort


On 6/26/06, David W. Hankins <David_Hankins at> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 26, 2006 at 09:32:40AM -0400, Billy Cook wrote:
> > Anyone know if omshell is still maintained?  I'm thinking about using
> > it for a project but don't want to rely on it if it isn't going to be
> > maintained.
> In the sense that bugs we can fix in 3.0.x will be fixed, yes.
> In the sense that ISC employees might know anything operationally
> useful about it, like "How-to" do stuff, unlikely...we don't use
> it in-house.
> I'm not sure on timelines, but it's possible that it might not
> exist in future feature releases (a, hopefully more functional,
> replacement would be made).
> --
> David W. Hankins                "If you don't do it right the first time,
> Software Engineer                       you'll just have to do it again."
> Internet Systems Consortium, Inc.               -- Jack T. Hankins

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