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Give allows users to share files between themselves without modifying their file permissions or using world-writeable temporary areas. Using Give, users can queue a file in a queue area for another user to take at their convenience.

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Recent releases

  •  19 Oct 2001 17:19

    Release Notes: The -f command line option was removed. Interactive prompting is now done if the username is not provided on the command line with give. A small formatting output bug with list in take was fixed. The method for copying from the holding directory was modified so that it can be used with root_squashed NFS mounts.

    •  27 Sep 2001 04:08

      Release Notes: File size reporting errors have been fixed, and field seperator modifications have been made in the .list file.

      •  19 Feb 2001 06:59

        Release Notes: Outputting the user who gave the file to the take file listing, and tweaking some of the error outputs.

        •  05 Aug 2000 04:33

          Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement.


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