Subject: Re: src/etc imports for PF
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/29/2004 16:58:39
	as my doctor told me to stay away from discussions in american project,
	this is the last message from me on the topic.

>  | > Hi Itojun.
>  | >
>  | > For consistency with the way that we're moving to maintain other
>  | > third party software in our tree, could you please:
>  |
>  | 	question: consistency with what?  is there any written description,
>  | 	or is it your personal preference/rule?  i don't see any prior art on
>  | 	this "consistency" thing, so i have no motivation/justification to
>  | 	follow your recommendation.  anyways, here are my comments.  i won't
>  | 	bother to commit/re-import.
>Consistency with at least the following 3rd party products:
>	amd
>	bind
>	dhcp
>	ipf
>	ntp
>	postfix
>	sendmail
>That is _significant_ prior art in our tree for this type of software.

	well, if you take a quick look, bind, ntp, postfix and sendmail clearly
	does not suit your recommendation.  they have files installed into
	/etc by default.