Subject: Re: How to quarterly releases?
To: Geert Hendrickx <email@example.com>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <darcy@NetBSD.org>
Date: 11/08/2005 09:35:55
On Tue, 8 Nov 2005 14:44:56 +0100
Geert Hendrickx <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > No, I leave the untouched files in the pkg directory. The only files I
> > move out are those that I manually modify. In those cases I modify the
> > startup script to use the -f or -c flag or whatever the alternate config
> > file option is for that program.
> Not all packages have startup scripts. What do you do with e.g. php.ini?
So far I haven't run into problems. PHP in particular isn't an issue
because I never use it. I suppose I could replace files like that with
symlinks so at least I never lose the actual config file and just have
to remember to replace them when I do a complete blowout and rebuild.
D'Arcy J.M. Cain <darcy@NetBSD.org>