On 2008-09-19 12:30:37 -0500, "John R. Dennison" 
<jrd at gerdesas.com> said:

>> Why?
> 	The first "ban" reference above is the ban admin executable
> 	that allows temporary banning, expiring bans, listing bans,
> 	dumping bans, etc.  This resides in $(DESTIDIR)/$(LIBDIR)/tools.
> 	The second reference above is the script that's called via
> 	the in-game "admin ban" command.  This script also appears
> 	to be deprecated and does not add the ban to the etc/ip/deny
> 	directory but continues to add it to the etc/banned file
> 	instead.

If it's deprecated, prune it?

Bob Tanner <basic at us.netrek.org>          
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