Subject: Re: default /usr partition
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/18/1999 12:33:35
Wolfgang Rupprecht <email@example.com> writes:
> I don't use vi, so I may well be missing something, but is the mail
> that /etc/rc sends upon reboot really important?
I don't know that's it's "Really Important," but it's certainly
something people may have gotten used to.
> Could it be deferred
> until the user logs in the next time and run out of a global (or
> user-specific) shell .rc file?
Then you need to do shell hacks for each of the possible shells that
might be installed as a login shell (or i suppose you could hack
login)... that seems less than desirable.
Chris Demetriou - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.