Subject: Re: Needed configuration variables
To: None <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/07/2000 02:47:10

Mutt made be believe that Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Feb 2000, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> > What do we do with packages that need some variable set in
> > /etc/mk.conf, but which shouldn't have a default for it?
> Pick suitable defaults?

Take a look at ssh. I don't think there's a good default for

But I'm also asking for pkg/9221, an update for trn, which needs
compile-time defaults for the domain name and the NNTP-server.
Or do you think 'news' would be a good default for the second?


Thomas Klausner -
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