Subject: Re: Packages touching /etc/services
To: Malcolm Herbert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 06/19/2006 19:53:06
> speaking as someone who has no idea about what he's talking about, how
> hard would it be to have /etc/services include or reference a file such
> as /usr/pkg/etc/services?
Generally /etc/services is handled by getservent(3) functions. pkgsrc can
not easily provide a new getservent(3) for the many operating systems
provided supported by pkgsrc. Maybe some systems use a nsswitch.conf
database for it too.
Jeremy C. Reed
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