Subject: Re: proposal: NetBSD system buyer's directory
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/25/1997 11:20:01
On Thu, 25 Sep 1997, Andrew Brown wrote:
> > (3) I think the notion of having this happen automagically
> > is a violation of privacy.
> >..and I have a suggestion: "Why not encourage people to register their
> >systems at http://www.netbsd.org/....?"
> automagically is certainly not nice. how about changing the default
> /etc/motd (which currently just says "welcome to netbsd") to ask them
> to do this? and suggest that a nice form can be located in
And have an option in there somewhere so root can make the message hush.