Re: Files in /etc containing empty VCSId header
- Reply: Ian Lepore : "Re: Files in /etc containing empty VCSId header"
- In reply to: Mark Linimon : "Re: Files in /etc containing empty VCSId header"
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Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:47:41 UTC
On Tue, 8 Jun 2021 09:41:34 +0000 Mark Linimon <email@example.com> wrote: > On Mon, Jun 07, 2021 at 01:58:01PM -0600, Ian Lepore wrote: > > Sometimes it's a real interesting exercise to figure out where a > > file on your runtime system comes from in the source world. > > A tangential problem I trip over is "what is on this SD card?" > > It generally takes me 5-10 minutes to remember: > > strings /<mount>/boot/kernel/kernel | tail > > AFIAK it's the only way to be sure; nothing in /<mount>/* seems > to have that data. > > (Yes, in theory they all live in their own little box each of > which is labeled but things happen ...) > I use locate for this kind of search, e.g. locate netoptions /etc/rc.d/netoptions /usr/src/libexec/rc/rc.d/netoptions -- Gary Jennejohn