Subject: rc.d scripts recorded in PLIST (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/mk)
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/11/2003 01:12:23
On Sat, 6 Sep 2003, Johnny C. Lam wrote:

> Modified Files:
> 	pkgsrc/mk:
> Log Message:
> Install the rcd scripts at post-install time, not at post-install-script
> time.  The rc.d script needs to be recorded in the PLIST, and
> post-install-script time is too late if we use dynamic PLISTs.

If I understand this correctly, does this mean that we will soon be able
to remove rc.d/ script references from PLISTs, because they will be
automatically recorded?

(If so, that is good; and I was already doing that myself on a few systems

That would be like the autoregistration of etc/ configs in PLISTs.

   Jeremy C. Reed