cvs commit: src/etc/rc.d pf

Ralf S. Engelschall rse at
Thu Nov 10 10:40:16 GMT 2005

rse         2005-11-10 10:40:15 UTC

  FreeBSD src repository

  Modified files:
    etc/rc.d             pf 
  Backout r1.11...
  > >   There is no need to explicitly add "status" to $extra_commands in
  > >   the /etc/rc.d/pf script as it is implicitly added by /etc/rc.subr's
  > >   run_rc_command() because of the existing $pf_program.
  > >
  > >   Submitted by:   Christoph Schug <chris at>
  ...because as yar@ points out: "[...] you were relying on evil
  side-effects of the variable being named *_program. hose side-effect
  have been eliminated since rc.subr rev. 1.42. [...] The point is that
  the default "status" method is for rc.d scripts that handle startup and
  shutdown of conventional daemons, and not for custom tasks like the pf
  The change is still valid in RELENG_6 (and still doesn't have to be
  backed out) as long as rc.subr:r1.42 is not MFC'ed to RELENG_6, too.
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.12      +1 -1      src/etc/rc.d/pf

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