Subject: Re: /etc/rc. use bsd.rc.mk instead.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Graff <email@example.com>
Date: 12/03/1999 21:55:02
firstname.lastname@example.org (Eduardo E. Horvath) writes:
> > pkgsrc shows make(1) can be succesfully retargeted to
> > strange new dependency domains. rc should gain the
> > same treatment.
> I pointed this out the last time we had this discussion and the
> objections were that nobody wanted to depend on make running in single
> user mode to bring the system up.
There are problem with make.
One, there are some things (like name service) I would _like_ to be
up, but I don't require it. I can always use another server.
How in a Makefile can you indicate "optional" components to help break