[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]
Re: pkg/40290: multimedia/mediatomb doesn't install example config.xml
The following reply was made to PR pkg/40290; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Matthias Scheler <tron%zhadum.org.uk@localhost>
Subject: Re: pkg/40290: multimedia/mediatomb doesn't install example config.xml
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2008 18:55:31 +0000
On 29 Dec 2008, at 18:49, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> I don't understand; why would it write to that file if it already
> exists (see above)?
Because it has a web interface that can be used to change the
>> > The rc.d script should also give the option of overriding the
>> > username and group passed to the mediatomb binary.
>> The user and group name can be set at built time.
> That's a pretty poor workaround Matthias, you should still be able
> to override it with mediatomb_flags (which is not possible today
> unless you edit the rc.d script by hand).
> FYI, the Ubuntu package for mediatomb-daemon has the following
> * Installs a default config file to /etc/mediatomb/config.xml
Which they can only do because they don't allow you to set things
like the installation path or the configuration directory.
> * Installs a startup script to /etc/init.d/mediatomb
The "mediatomb" package contains a startup script. If your system
is configured accordingly it will automatically be copied to
"/etc/rc.d" during installation.
Matthias Scheler http://zhadum.org.uk/
Main Index |
Thread Index |