Hiveconf - a UNIX configuration framework
Hiveconf is a system for storing configuration data (key-value
pairs). The purpose is similiar to the Windows registry or
GConf. Configuration data can be retrieved and modifyed via a simple
API. The data is stored using different "backends". The default
backend is using a text file format, similiar to smb.conf or Windows
A Python implementation exists.
overview is available online.
The Hiveconf documentation is included in the software releases, but also available
Help is always appreciated. Contact me if you want to join the project.
The project has migrated to
There is a Bugzilla at
http://bugzilla.lysator.liu.se/, which can be used
for reporting bugs.
You can reach me via
astrand at lysator dot liu dot se.