Subject: Re: bin/10985 (skel files)
To: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 09/29/2000 06:19:43
On Fri, 29 Sep 2000, Simon Burge wrote:
> Actually, you can set (the undocumented!) skel_dir in
> /etc/usermgmt.conf, so yes, why don't we just put everything into
> /usr/share/skel and the user can then put customised files in /etc/skel
> if they want to without fear of them getting overwritten.
I'll expect users to modify things in /usr/share/skel then, and have a
problem on the next upgrade. But I guess we can try to see of that
> It is possible for the pkgsrc version to work this way?
For pkgsrc, please put the skel files (you'll need to get them into the
pkg somehow from share/skel!) into $PREFIX/share/skel.
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>