What we keep under /etc
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Sun Oct 10 17:14:51 PDT 2004
On Sun, Oct 10, 2004 at 01:18:18AM +0900, Makoto Matsushita wrote:
> Here's my small proposal about this issue...
> There's a variable, MM_PRE_COMPARE_SCRIPT which mergemaster(8)
> understands. For those who want to update /etc/rc.d automatically,
> write a small script which copies your favorite files to /etc, then
> set "MM_PRE_COMPARE_SCRIPT=/your/script.sh" to /etc/mergemaster.rc.
The problem is that means customization on many, many machines for me.
(especially ones I try to keep virgin clean for testing)
Since I hear others complain enough about the issue that started this
thread; I dare say the majority would be happy with 'make installworld'
updating /etc. And that not doing so should be the exception.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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