Subject: Re: Howto submission for setting up CUPS
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Byron Servies <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 04/20/2004 08:38:01
On Apr 20, 2004, at 7:44 AM, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:

> Some points:
> 1) Using rc.local is not the way to go (deprecated stuff) to enable 
> cups.
>    You should:
>         cp /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d/cupsd /etc/rc.d
>    and then simply add cupsd=YES in /etc/rc.conf.

Since when is rc.local deprecated?  Copying an rc script from 
/usr/pkg/etc/ to /etc is not a good solution because updating the 
package potentially puts the startup scripts out of sync.