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Re: misc/47915: postinstall does not install /etc/defaults/pkgpath.conf
The following reply was made to PR misc/47915; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Jim Bernard <jbernard%mines.edu@localhost>
Subject: Re: misc/47915: postinstall does not install
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2013 09:07:33 -0600
It turns out there's more to the story. There are actually two
pkgpath.conf files that are not installed by postinstall, the one in
/etc/defaults and another in /etc. I didn't notice that the security
script actually sources the latter, which in turn sources the former.
There doesn't seem to be an existing category in postinstall in which
one could piggyback installation of /etc/pkgpath.conf.
I still urge consideration of eliminating those files and setting both
defaults in /etc/security or /etc/defaults/security.conf, with user
overrides going in /etc/security.conf.
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