Subject: Re: pkg/36192: sysutils/apcupsd has a bad rc.d file
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/22/2007 12:20:46
On Sun, 22 Apr 2007 16:00:05 +0000 (UTC)
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com> wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR pkg/36192; it has been noted by
> From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org
> Cc: pkg-manager@NetBSD.org, gnats-admin@NetBSD.org,
> Subject: Re: pkg/36192: sysutils/apcupsd has a bad rc.d file
> Date: Sun, 22 Apr 2007 17:57:21 +0200
> On Sun, Apr 22, 2007 at 02:20:01PM +0000, email@example.com wrote:
> > The sample rc.d file isn't right for the NetBSD rc.d
> > system.
> What do you mean here ? the provided script works fine for me.
It will generally work, but because it doesn't use the rc.d framework
some things don't work. You can't control it with an rc.conf variable,
it doesn't honor forcestart/forcestop, there's no sequencing, etc.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb