FreeBSD has serious problems with focus, longevity, and lifecycle

Doug Barton dougb at
Thu Jan 19 11:19:02 UTC 2012

On 01/18/2012 23:07, vermaden wrote:
> Lets talk about Ports maintainers for a while, ftp/vsftpd maintainer
> for example, one of the options of this port is to provide a RC script
> so one will be able to start this FTP server with /usr/local/etc/rc.d
> script, but ... ITS NOT ENABLED BY DEFAULT, wtf people?

I don't see any reason why it should be an option at all, never mind off
by default. Perhaps the maintainer can elaborate on his reasoning?



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