[mrtg] Re: [_] vs. [^] vs. [$] vs. [xyz]

Alistair.McGlinchy at marks-and-spencer.com Alistair.McGlinchy at marks-and-spencer.com
Tue Aug 28 18:48:27 MEST 2001


I recently got stung by the replace rather than append feature of an
Options[_] followed by an Options[target]. A quick and easy solution for me
was to remove the default and to add one option line per target. 

It works fine but I was wondering if I was taking a performance hit for
doing so. I presume the initial parse of mrtg.cfg will be longer because the
file is longer, but is there any adverse affect after the cfg file has been



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