Lennart Poettering: BSD Isn't Relevant Anymore

Chad Perrin perrin at apotheon.com
Sat Jul 23 23:08:25 UTC 2011

On Sat, Jul 23, 2011 at 11:25:10PM +0100, Bruce Cran wrote:
> On 23/07/2011 22:58, Chad Perrin wrote:
> >Do you realize that MS Windows has nothing equivalent to rc.conf or
> >/etc/network/interfaces?
> It does: it's in the registry. 
> HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces 
> contains a list of interfaces and their settings.

Calling a registry key the equivalent of rc.conf or
/etc/network/interfaces is a bit like calling a Rube Goldberg device the
equivalent of my smartphone.  No thanks.

Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ]
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