cvs commit: src/etc/dma Makefile

Matthias Schmidt matthias at
Thu Feb 14 00:35:52 PST 2008


* Matthew Dillon wrote:
>     Use the defaults mechanism.  /etc/<blah> overriides /etc/defaults/<blah>.
>     /etc/defaults/<blah> is owned by the build system, /etc/<blah> is owned
>     by the user.

This is fine for system config files containing a lot of entries.  If we
start to introduce this for every daemon/$whatever we end up with a
mess of default files.  I agree with Simon and would vote for a more
sophisticated solution which involves merging the differences or
something similar to that.



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