cvs commit: src/etc/rc.d

Jeremie Le Hen jeremie at
Tue Oct 30 14:57:58 PDT 2007


Sorry for the late reply.

On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 08:58:25AM -0700, Doug Barton wrote:
>  No one is suggesting removing rc.local, and I would vigorously oppose doing 
>  so.
>  As I said in my last message, if users respond to the deprecation warning 
>  with a request not to remove it, we can convert it to being a regular rc.d 
>  script. That way it's only a little dangerous instead of being super 
>  dangerous and potentially fatal.

Letting appart the fact that you consider as a hack, it may
still be quite useful as other posts in this thread have shown.

What do you think of something like this:

% inline_early=NO

% if checkyesno inline_early; then
%	. /etc/rc.early
% else
%	(. /etc/rc.early)
% fi

Jeremie Le Hen
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