[Fwd: Recent changes to rc.d on -CURRENT]

Stijn Hoop stijn at win.tue.nl
Tue Jul 27 00:23:34 PDT 2004

On Tue, Jul 27, 2004 at 09:44:39AM +0300, Mike Makonnen wrote:
> Ports rc.d scripts have always been broken. It's just that it wasn't
> noticeable because rc.d/localpkg was also broken.

Well of course older rc.d scripts were 'broken' -- they relied on the
older 'broken' behaviour of rc.d/localpkg...

> The rc.d mechanism with respect to sourcing scripts works like this:
> 	o scripts ending in '.sh' are sourced in the current subshell
> 	o all other scripts are sourced in a subshell.

Wait, so you're saying that e.g. 'samba.sh.sample' is also executed in
the new world order?


In the force if Yoda's so strong, construct a sentence with words in
the proper order then why can't he?
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