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Re: rc & runsystem

From: Marco Gerards
Subject: Re: rc & runsystem
Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2004 20:35:42 +0000
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"Alfred M. Szmidt" <ams@kemisten.nu> writes:

> If you are making a system you should tweak both of them anyway, and
> in a sub-hurd it doesn't matter, since you'll be punted into a
> single-luser shell (or you should) by init.  I personally consider rc
> and runsystem as configuration files, and overwriting config files is
> just a no-no in my book (and I can't really count how many times I got
> seriously pissed because it munged my tweaked versions).

It's quite annoying, I agree.  The same is true for /etc/motd and
/etc/ttys, IMHO.


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