Subject: Re: Proposal for removing old O/S files
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 01/19/1999 12:10:12
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> 3) In /etc/rc, we look or the outdated file list and move both its
> contents _and_ it. Something like
> if [ -f /etc/outdated.files ]; then
> echo -n 'Removing outdated/relocated files:'
> xargs rm -f < /etc/outdated.files
> rm -f /etc/outdated.files
> echo ' done'
> This way, the work is done only once for each upgrade.
I'd rather have sysinst deal with all this than have /etc/rc mangled,