[Openvas-devel] Preparing OpenVAS 3.0: features and timeline

Geoff Galitz geoff at galitz.org
Thu Sep 10 13:59:23 CEST 2009

What is the "openvas-administrator?"

While I like the names, I'd like to recommend at this point that anything
with a "d" on the end not require the "-D" option to go into daemon mode.  A
trailing "d" is a defacto standard that specifies an application will
automatically daemonize itself.


Geoff Galitz
Blankenheim NRW, Germany

> Ideally we should end up with:
> Module names:
> openvas-scanner, opernvas-manager, openvas-administrator,
> openvas-client and openvas-libraries.
> Daemon names: openvassd, openvasmd, openvasad

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