Subject: Re: On the proposal to augment NetBSD startup (/etc/rc*/*/*...) system
To: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
From: Giles Lean <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/05/1999 11:43:26
On Sun, 05 Dec 1999 11:30:27 +1100 Luke Mewburn wrote:
> Michael Graff writes:
> > One thing the init.d method doesn't fix, however, is the problem of
> > options. Or is there a /etc/config.d associated with these things?
> What doesn't rc.conf provide in this case? I.e, rc.conf provides this!
Mmm ... yes, but it would still require in place editing of rc.conf
when a new init.d script is installed? A detail, but one that makes a
difference for progamatic installation of new scripts.
The ability to run start/stop scripts is not effected by where the
data comes from, I appreciate.