Subject: Re: fontconfig and /etc/font/ on NetBSD ?
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 02/16/2003 13:59:54
Frederick Bruckman <> writes:
> I believe the reason we set UseSeperateConfDir to NO, is to avoid
> increasing the size of /etc 10-fold, by filling it up with
> app-defaults and other files not meant to be edited by the end user.
> There's nothing wrong with adding a configuration file or two to /etc.
> That's what /etc is for.

True enough. However, I did wish we could have our truly machine
dependent config files in an /etc/X11 dir (such as the XF86Config etc.)

Perry E. Metzger