Subject: Re: Modular startup scripting
To: Jay Maynard <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/18/1999 13:14:51
This job has already been done by mrg and myself in a project we
started last fall. Seriously. We'll be releasing some code in a few days.

Jay Maynard <> writes:

> On Wed, Mar 17, 1999 at 11:04:42AM -0800, Jonathan Stone wrote:
> > Would it be a useful first step to take the existing monolithic
> > /etc/rc, and break that up into sensible `modules'?
> > While leaving  all the rc.conf machinery alone?
> Absolutely. This job has to be done anyway, and doing it will help define
> what it is that a config-file manager needs to do.