Subject: Re: NetBSD master CVS tree commits
To: Jim Bernard <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/27/1998 12:01:22
On Sat, 25 Jul 1998, Jim Bernard wrote:
>   That's much less risky than starting up daemons, though I would prefer that

I wonder why you guys all want to start up some daemons if you don't even
have the config files fixed...!

> /etc/shells not be changed by default, and a message be issued that warns the
> user that it should be modified if ftp service is to work for users of that
> shell.

Yeah sure.

And next we just point him to the source and tell him to compile stuff

> > Introducing any additional manual intervention is bad.
>   Not if it's minimal.

And you define what's minimal or not?
For me, it's either yes or no, there's no "minimal".

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>