Subject: Re: 1.5 alpha 2 mild glitch?
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/03/2000 14:36:01
On Sat, Sep 02, 2000 at 10:28:35AM -0500, Peter Seebach wrote:
> Is it a bug or a feature that rc_configured was set to YES before I actually
> looked at rc.conf myself?  I thought the system was supposed to leave that
> unset until I configured it.

It's a feature, so that the machine comes into a state where it's easy
to start an editor to change it. rc.conf defaults are supposed to be safe.
see: distrib/utils/sysinst/arch/i386/md.c:md_cleanup_install()

Manuel Bouyer <>