Subject: chkconfig in NetBSD? (was Re: admin script for ipfilter)
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 02/12/2007 19:58:57
On Wed, 27 Dec 2006, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> What you describe sounds like the Irix chkconfig script, which can be
> used to disable and enable services as well as query if a service is
> disabled or enabled. See
> http://software.majix.org/irix/admin-chkconfig.shtml for a bit more.
> The point of chkconfig is to have a single file for each variable, which
> sort of contrasts the one-file-for-everything approach we have in
> /etc/rc.conf now...
Going back to our old thread of December and January.
I was reading FreeBSD "rc" archives which mentioned NetBSD's chkconfig. So
I searched and found:
And now I see it in NetBSD:
It even has a man page.
Not installed by default because I assume was never finished.
I haven't looked at it much yet.
Jeremy C. Reed