Motion - Feature Request 2009x 03x 10x 085721

Feature Request: Wildcards in "thread" param

Description

It could be interesting to enable wildcards in the threads configuration files to enhance the file system security. For instance, we could have a read-only /etc/motion.conf file, with the following value:

thread /etc/motion/*.conf

In this way, adding new cameras will require the creation of new configuration files in /etc/motion/ and a "kill -HUP" call, without changing anything in the main configuration file.

I hope this could be useful!

-- OriolPalenzuela - 10 Mar 2009

Follow up

Looks good for me , lets see if Kenneth or others has some better solution about this .

-- AngelCarpintero - 15 Mar 2009

Comments

Topic revision: r2 - 15 Mar 2009, AngelCarpintero
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