cvs commit: src/etc/rc.d hostid

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Mon May 21 11:41:54 UTC 2007

"Ralf S. Engelschall" <rse at> writes:
> Mike Makonnen <mtm at FreeBSD.Org> writes:
> > tr(1) lives in /usr/bin, which may not be available when / (root) is
> > mounted (it may live on a remotely mounted filesystem, for example). So,
> > you can't rely on tr(1) being available when this script is run.
> Well, I explicitly checked the script and it contained uuidgen(1) which
> also stays under /usr/bin so I blindly concluded that tr(1) is fine

No, uuidgen(1) is in /bin.

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