cvs commit: src/share/man/man4 acpi.4
kientzle at acm.org
Tue Feb 17 16:25:42 PST 2004
Nate Lawson wrote:
> On Tue, 17 Feb 2004, Tim Kientzle wrote:
>>Seems like it might be time to evaluate ways to separate
>>the "default hints" from the "custom hints".
>> /boot/defaults/device.hints, anyone?
> This is not helpful since my whole point was not to create more places
> where user overrides go. loader.conf is blank by default, therefore it's
> an easy place to put overrides for both hints and tunables. Going and
> creating two separate files that are blank by default only increases
Okay, so what exactly is the difference between
If device hints can go in loader.conf with impunity,
and we already have defaults/loader.conf (which people
know to leave alone) and the regular loader.conf
(for local customizations), then it's not clear
why device.hints exists at all.
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