Subject: Re: /etc/default
To: Joao Carlos Mendes Luis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 07/30/1995 12:18:25
[ On Fri, July 28, 1995 at 12:57:42 (-0300), Joao Carlos Mendes Luis wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: /etc/default
> Given that many users thinks this is the worst thing Sun has done
> in the last years, and that it continues supporting SunOS (4.1.4),
> maybe SYSV is not so good in all aspects.
I for one would have been ecstatic if Sun had included a /5sbin with
init, et al, an an option to use it in the kernel config.....
> This kind of discussion around inittab, rc.d, runlevels, etc sounds
> to me like some sort of personal preferences. For some people,
Not for me -- it's got to do with finding solid ways to build reliable
turn-key systems. State machines can be made very reliable.
Greg A. Woods
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