Plans for after FreeBSD-5.3-RELEASE.

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Wed Sep 22 10:54:58 PDT 2004

On Wed, 22 Sep 2004 14:57:00 +0200, Jose M Rodriguez
<josemi at> wrote:
>   Our main problem is that we need to do some tweaks to FreeBSD that
> can go to ports and base.  We prefer share them that making local patches.
>   Our main objection is that x11, gnome and kde are heavy (and happy)
> maintained.
>   Our ask is about comments, notes and approvals to:
>     - patchs against src for /etc/rc.d/xdm and so.
>     - patchs against xorg-clients (and sim) to move xinit/xdm config to
> /etc/X11

The rc.d scripts would still need to be installed into ${PREFIX}/etc/rc.d

You should ask on the ports mailing list as these changes would affect
more than just 5.3+ and -CURRENT.

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