Subject: Re: /etc/rc. use instead.
To: Julian Assange <>
From: Matthew Orgass <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/06/1999 17:45:43
Two quick corrections:

On Mon, 6 Dec 1999, Matthew Orgass wrote:
> * To specify an optional source use .OPTIONAL.  This can be enhance by
> adding the equivalent of -k as a special source and allowing it to be
> combined with .OPTIONAL.

  Actually, the origional comment was about breaking dependencies, which
would need a separate special source.

> * SysV runlevels can be emulated (including both level change behaviors
> (though obviously only one at a time :) )).

  But you will need a way to find the current level unless you are willing
to specify up or down (i.e. you need a sysctl).

Matthew Orgass