Date: Tue, 5 May 2015 18:20:33 +0300 From: Shinnok <admin@...nnok.com> To: "john-dev@...ts.openwall.com" <john-dev@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: Re: [Johnny] Task 1.4.2 fork and OpenMP > On 05 May 2015, at 17:06, Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> wrote: > > Shinnok, Mathieu - > >> On Tue, May 05, 2015 at 03:22:55PM +0300, Solar Designer wrote: >> If we need John to print status, the official way to do so is by sending >> it SIGHUP. This makes it print status and update the .rec/.pot/.log files. > > Oh, if Johnny is going to request the status line from John very often, > then updating those files each time would be a problem. We might in > fact need to introduce another way, to get only the status line. > > Alexander We also need to consider the fact that we can't SIGHUP in Windows. What I am thinking of is an --interactive option that allows control and report via standard in/out without the tty middleware. This could then be evolved to include whatever Johnny might require of JtR in the future, while remaining a plain text interface and of possible use for other parties via scripting or wrapping(like Johnny is). Shinnok
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