Subject: Re: CVS commit: sharesrc/share/sushi/system/rcconf
To: Tim Rightnour <email@example.com>
From: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/07/2002 23:49:11
>> I haven't really looked at the sushi forms, but can they be somehow
>> auto-generated from the /etc/defaults files?
>A few people have asked this in the past. The answer is yes and no.
>accounting=NO # uses /var/account/acct
>newsyslog=NO newsyslog_flags="" # trim log files
>script:script1,accounting Start accounting?
>script:script1,newsyslog Run newsyslog?
>escript:15,script2,newsyslog_flags Flags to pass newsyslog
>In order to auto-generate that, the defaults/rc.conf file will have to be
>regulated into a specific format. Free form comments would likely interfere
>with the keywords needed to generate sushi's description of each line.
here's another idea. have comments in the various /etc/rc.d/ files
that describe the variables (and describe the defaults in the
comments). then the sushi stuff (and /etc/defaults/rc.conf) could be
built from that.
|-----< "CODE WARRIOR" >-----|
email@example.com * "ah! i see you have the internet
firstname.lastname@example.org (Andrew Brown) that goes *ping*!"
email@example.com * "information is power -- share the wealth."