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Doc updates for db relocation

git-svn-id: http://svn2.assembla.com/svn/Nikto_2@737 cb301202-1dc0-4f3e-a0a0-cd5d3132b0a9
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@@ -323,9 +323,11 @@ http://192.168.0.1:8080/
+ Retrieving 'CHANGES.txt'
</screen>
- <para>Updates may also be manually downloaded from the appropriate version's directory at <ulink
- url="http://cirt.net/nikto/UPDATES/">http://cirt.net/nikto/UPDATES/</ulink>. Plugin and database
- files from the server should replace those in the 'plugins' directory.</para>
+ <para>Updates may also be manually downloaded from the appropriate
+ version's directory at <ulink
+ url="http://cirt.net/nikto/UPDATES/">http://cirt.net/nikto/UPDATES/</ulink>.
+ Plugin and database files from the server should replace those in the
+ 'plugins' or 'databases' directories.</para>
</section>
<section>
@@ -1191,20 +1193,23 @@ PROXYPASS=</screen>
<term><varname>TEMPLATEDIR</varname></term>
+ <term><varname>DBDIR</varname></term>
+
<term><varname>DOCDIR</varname></term>
<listitem>
<para>Defines where to find the location of Nikto, its plugins,
- XML/HTML templates and documents. This should only normally be
- changed if repackaging Nikto to work with different file system
- standards. Nikto will use the EXECDIR item to guess the other
- directories.</para>
+ databases, XML/HTML templates and documents. This should only
+ normally be changed if repackaging Nikto to work with different
+ file system standards. Nikto will use the EXECDIR item to guess
+ the other directories.</para>
<para>Default Setting</para>
<screen>EXECDIR=.
PLUGINDIR=EXECDIR/plugins
TEMPLATEDIR=EXECDIR/templates
+DBDIR=EXECDIR/databases
DOCDIR=EXECDIR/docs</screen>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
@@ -1391,13 +1396,13 @@ DOCDIR=EXECDIR/docs</screen>
<para>Users can create their own, private tests for any of the
databases. By placing a syntactically correct database file in the
- <filename>plugins</filename> directory, with a file name prefaced with a
- "u", the data will be loaded along with the built-in checks.</para>
+ <filename>databases</filename> directory, with a file name prefaced with
+ a "u", the data will be loaded along with the built-in checks.</para>
<para>For example, create the file
- <filename>plugins/udb_tests</filename> and it will be loaded at the same
- time <filename>plugins/db_tests</filename> is loaded. These files will
- also be checked for syntax when <parameter>-dbcheck</parameter> is
+ <filename>databases/udb_tests</filename> and it will be loaded at the
+ same time <filename>databases/db_tests</filename> is loaded. These files
+ will also be checked for syntax when <parameter>-dbcheck</parameter> is
used.</para>
<para>For tests which require a "private" OSVDB ID, use the OSVDB ID 0
@@ -138,7 +138,7 @@ style output</para>
<term><option>-maxtime</option></term>
<listitem>
<para>Maximum execution time per host, in seconds. Accepts minutes and hours
- such that all of these are one hour: 3600, 3600s, 60m, 1h</para>
+ such that all of these are one hour: 3600s, 60m, 1h</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>

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