Subject: Re: NetBSD master CVS tree commits
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 07/25/1998 22:21:58
firstname.lastname@example.org (Tim Rightnour) writes:
>I have a severe problem with pkgs that either run thier binarys automaticly
>(mysql) or make changes to existing config files (aside from frivolous stuff
>If you are going to go injecting code in someone's web server.. you had either
>better warn them, make it interactive and optional "do you want me to inject
>this?" or provide a "inject" script and tell the user "run this to inject the
>needed configs into your config file /usr/pkg/etc/foo.conf"
I loathe gratitously interactive packages. They make it difficult
to install systems automatically.