Subject: Re: bin/3011: ftp could be smarter with host:/path and URL's
To: Mike Long <>
From: Tom I Helbekkmo <tih@Hamartun.Priv.NO>
List: current-users
Date: 12/10/1996 21:02:56
On Tue, 10 Dec 1996, Mike Long wrote:

> Not much, except that not all ports have shared libraries.

A valid complaint, certainly.  OK, so make the inclusion of a common
libedit-based command line interface optional, controlled by a make(1)
variable to be set in /etc/mk.conf.  Have it default to "on" on ports
that have shared libraries, "off" on the rest.

Popularity is the hallmark of mediocrity.  --Niles Crane, "Frasier"