Subject: Re: magic
To: matthew green <>
From: Dave Leonard <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/27/1995 20:45:35
>    Any objections to moving /etc/magic to /usr/share/misc and replacing
>    it with a symlink?
> is the symlink needed?  we don't have a link for /etc/termcap do we?

i dont think you need a symlink for magic. maybe one for termcap.

I can only think of one program that uses magic, and that's file. Anyone
think of any others? esp ones that arent part of the netbsd dist.


David Leonard                            BE(Comp)/BCompSc 5th year student
The University of Queensland   
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