Subject: Re: /etc/rc. use bsd.rc.mk instead.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julian Assange <email@example.com>
Date: 12/04/1999 12:34:59
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.
That's an irrational fear. Make will run in single user mode just
as sh runs in single user mode. Indeed, better:
# ls -l static/make
-rwx------ 1 root src 110592 Dec 4 12:28 make
# ls -l /bin/sh
-r-xr-xr-x 1 root wheel 331776 Jul 31 23:47 /bin/sh