Subject: Re: HEADS UP: nsswitch about to go `live' in NetBSD-current
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/17/1999 00:04:08
On Sat, 16 Jan 1999, Todd Vierling wrote:

> I believe both sould be this way.  Without, it breaks backwards
> compatibility - and I don't care if the answer is supposedly `upgrade your
> /etc'; people DON'T do that on a regular basis.

Doesn't matter; just put something in the INSTALL notes so that
upgraders know what's going on. As you yourself pointed out to me,
we should have no sympathy whatsoever for those who don't read the
INSTALL document.

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