Subject: RE: a couple of package related issues
To: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Tim Rightnour <email@example.com>
Date: 08/30/1998 05:02:30
On 30-Aug-98 Luke Mewburn spoke unto us all:
# * do we have a way to execute post-pkg installation commands, or
# to setup files in /etc iff necessary?
No.. I think this would be a good thing.. such as pkg_setup apache would go
and stuff it in /etc/rc.local.. but someone needs to do framework for that..
It could be very simple.. such as a directory called setup, with files that
get stuffed in /etc, and a SETUP file with mods to various config files:
@append rc.local /usr/pkg/bin/apache
would add a checkyesno string to /etc/rc.conf, and appropriate magic to
/etc/rc.local, and turn it on. Like I said though.. someone needs to do
the actual code.. and thats probably out of my leauge for now..
# i'd like to propose that we add support for
# which gets read by /etc/security if $check_changelist==YES
I like that.. would require more mods to pkg_add though.. such as a
Tim Rightnour - firstname.lastname@example.org