Subject: Re: HEADS UP: RCD_SCRIPTS_EXAMPLEDIR changed to share/examples/rc.d
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/30/2004 15:47:08
On Thu, 30 Dec 2004, Todd Vierling wrote:

> - On binary pkg install, copy the rc.d script to a default location
>   (LOCALBASE/etc/rc.d by default, since that jives with the
>   all-under-LOCALBASE default goal).  Can be overridden by choosing a
>   different directory.

Maybe RCD_SCRIPTS_DIR should default to ${PKG_SYSCONFBASE}/rc.d

> - Default daemon not to run by default.


> - Set daemon to =YES in rc.conf to enable.

Yes. (Manually done by admin.)

> - Document how to choose a different rc.d directory, or how to add
>   LOCALBASE/etc/rc.d to system startup via rc_rcorder_flags (NetBSD) or
>   latching into external rc.subr framework and rcorder executable via
>   rc.local (other OS's).

And maybe also have a MESSAGE +DISPLAY also be generated to include some
notes about this.

 Jeremy C. Reed

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