Subject: Re: /etc/services entries (was: CVS commit: src/etc)
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 05/10/2007 15:06:26
On May 10, 1:31pm, firstname.lastname@example.org ("Jeremy C. Reed") wrote:
-- Subject: Re: /etc/services entries (was: CVS commit: src/etc)
| > | http://mail-index.netbsd.org/tech-userlevel/2006/10/08/0004.html
| > |
| > | I also recall the consensus as leaving this file small...
| > |
| > We are still discussing this. Some people want the option to have a small
| > version.
| Some implementations of nsswitch.conf handle getservent(3). Maybe it could
| be extended to choose a file or to use a db.
We are already using a db [in current].