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Re: Moving rc.d scripts to base.tgz

On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 06:49:45PM -0400, der Mouse wrote:
 > >> I find myself wondering how an admin is supposed to tell whether a
 > >> proposed change is "patching the system" under NetBSD or a
 > >> reasonable end-system admin adjustment.
 > > It's very easy: if something you edit will be overwritten by the next
 > > installworld, then you probably wanted to edit the source rather than
 > > making modifications in place.
 > That's like answering "how do I know if there's a car coming?" with
 > "just go ahead and walk out; if you don't get run over, there wasn't".

Yes, and you conveniently snipped the next paragraph of my message,
which reported the convention. (which convention you know perfectly
well, too)

David A. Holland

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