Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc/etc/rc.conf.d
To: Darren Reed <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: source-changes
Date: 04/17/2002 14:40:29
Darren Reed <> writes:
> > Err, rc.conf.d is not for placing files like this.  These things should
> > be in /etc/defaults/rc.conf.  rc.conf.d is for the end-user.
> Amusing.  You've contradicted yourself in two separate emails in two
> separate forums (or at least that's the impression I get).

I don't think Jason's self-contradictions are germane.

The rc.conf.d directory is indeed supposed to be empty and reserved
for the user. There were no files in it before you did this, and I'd
suggest that you back the change out.

Perry E. Metzger
NetBSD: The right OS for your embedded design.