Subject: Re: PROPOSAL: /etc/rc, /etc/init.d/*, ...
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 12/02/1999 21:54:54
>> The nice thing about the sysv S* and K* numbering is that it's all
>> very explicit what's going on and when...
> ... and you don't have to keep information about it in a single
> config file again (rc.conf).
The flip side of which, of course, is that you *can't* keep all the
information about it in a single file, a single well-localized place so
that you know when you want to fiddle your startup, you go there to do
it. Instead, it's scattered all over hell's back acre. When I need to
fiddle the boot scripts on IRIX, I usually have to resort to greps in
the rc*.d directories to figure out what to even look at.
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