This is release 0.14. This release is binary incompatible with
previous releases, the API has changed. Accompanying this release is an
updated perl module (v 0.2) and the first release of a python module (v
The API changes consist of a simpler mwattach() were everything about
authentication has been removed, only the url and clientname remain as
arguments. Username and password is now set via a mwsetcred() call.
This call is a variable arguments call in preparation for different
authentication data for different types of authentication. Password
authentication is expecting
a password as an arg, private/public key is assumed to need a x509
Also the mwfetch() has changes a bit. The handle is now an int pointer
allowing for it to return the handle of the fetched reply.
I haven't made a man page for the
config so here is the corrently only doc of it. The config file is
placed under ~/Midway/<userid>/config. (For
info in how to change the place of this directory, see MidWay(7)). The
file has an XML format, and here is an example:
this config will tell mwd to do two things.
<mwd servers="20" clients="50">
<group name="grp1" autoboot="yes">
<server name="shell" autoboot="yes">
<arglist>-s shell shell.so</arglist>
<autorestart min="0" max="0" delay="5"/>
a) start a server with a service shell that
is implemented in a library shell.so.
b) start a mwgwd in the domain testdom.