Subject: re: PROPOSAL: /etc/rc, /etc/init.d/*, ...
To: matthew green <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/01/1999 05:11:18
On Wed, 1 Dec 1999, matthew green wrote:
> This reads to me like a requirement on the design, not a specification
> of how this system implements the requirement. i'm looking for the
> it implements it using exactly the same methods that /etc/rc does,
> right now (ie, 'checkyesno'). this work is 100% fully backwards
> compatible with the current rc.conf -- anything else would be
> completely unacceptable.
So instead of the old
fiddle with /etc/rc(.local)
to get something added it's
drop a file somewhere and
fiddle with /etc/rc.conf
now. Um... didn't we want to avoid this?
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