Subject: Re: Ian's Xkernel
To: D. Hugh Redelmeier <>
From: Ian Dall <>
List: port-sun3
Date: 04/11/1997 09:36:35 (Gordon W. Ross) writes:

  >> Date: Thu, 10 Apr 1997 09:56:49 +0930
  >> From: Ian Dall <>

  > [...]
  >> There isn't really any way to run commands other than from /sbin/init.

  > I haven't had a chance to look at this stuff, but it is interesting.

  > One question:  Would it be reasonable to use the standard /sbin/init
  > and run all the Xkernel environment stuff from an /etc/rc script?

/sbin/init is a shell script which provides all the functionality of
the normal /sbin/init and /etc/rc pair if you would stay permenantly in
single user mode anyway.