Q: What is SHPION ?
A: SHPION is Perl script for quick take some information about system.
Q: What OS SHPION support ?
A: SHPION already tested on Linux and OpenBSD but it support all unix platforms.I want add full FreeBSD and NetBSD support at next time.
Q: Why I must use it ?
A: Well, you don't must. SHPION is not a super_program. This script only for help you.You may do all things
which do SHPION.But he do this more quickly.
Q: How install and execute it ?
A: You don't need install it but you must execute it from same directory where you copy
[liam@localhost downloads]$ cp shpion
[liam@localhost downloads]$ cd /_some_dir_
[liam@localhost _some_dir_]$ /_some_dir_/shpion
Q: What are $$HN,$$NF ... ?
A: It is Host-Name, Not Found,and other magic chars. You may read this at the begin of script. Why I use
this chars ? Because I want separate some parts of report_file. I think that you want fast search in
report_file. You may use grep to find $$XY part.
Q: Why after execution SHPION script automaticaly deleted ?
A: Because some system administrators look at users home directorye, and if he find shpion_source you may have problem :). I want add cryptography to shpion_result_file in future.
Q: What is license and who it support ?
A: license is Gnu Public License. I support it now but future of SHPION depend of it popularity.
Q: Do you have problem with language ?
A: Yes. I know that my English is bad. It is not my native language. So, mail me please if you find some
Alex Cherkasov email@example.com [4/10/2002]