Subject: Re: Kernel configuration [2]
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Guenther Grau <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/07/1998 11:28:40
Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Jul 1998, David Forbes wrote:
> > > /sys/arch/*/conf/GENERIC and options.4 would be most cool... :)
> >
> >       ^^^ These are supped with -current every night at midnight and the
> > pages rebuild at 3am.  Unfortunately, there are about four ports which
> > don't have a conf/GENERIC file.
> Hum, well, giving some other filename for them shouldn't be that
> difficult. .-) Although there _should_ probably be a GENERIC config file
> there, anyways... i guess that's experimental ports (yet).

I'd call this a bug :-)

> > As for the curses interface, I'll have to see.  I was thinking of perhaps
> > doing a version using the wish shell.  Time will tell...  I want to add
> > the facility to compile, first though.
> Hum, that'll require X again...
> Is there some toolkit that gives you an X user interface as well as a
> curses interface, without too much effort?

IIRC, wish actually does this. There is a tk-curses, or sth. like this.
Don't know what it looks like, though.