Subject: Re: /etc/default
To: Eduardo E. Horvath firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
From: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/27/1995 21:30:08
> Here's my pet peeve with this system. There is noeasy way to have networking
> turned on in single user mode.
Hear hear. I've often wondered why the ordering wasn't
> 0: shutdown
> 1: go to single user mode
> 2: turn on networking
> 3: go to multi-user mode
It's exceedingly unusual in a modern system that you would care to go
multiuser without the network configured, whereas it's quite likely
that you'd want to configure the network while still running single
I also don't see why ``init 6'' is more intuitive than ``reboot'', but
that's a quark of a different flavour...