cvs commit: src/etc/rc.d localdaemons

joerg at joerg at
Thu Dec 29 12:58:58 PST 2005

On Thu, Dec 29, 2005 at 12:56:47PM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :On Thu, Dec 29, 2005 at 12:48:01PM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :>   Do not require a .sh extension for scripts in local_startup dirs,
> :>   e.g. /usr/local/etc/rc.d, /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d.  Just assume that all executable
> :>   files in said directories are scripts.
> :
> :I would like to drop this script completely, it is a superfical artifact of
> :ports. Please don't make anyone use this without reason.
> :
> :To be precise, this was needed for ports, because they couldn't produce
> :rcng scripts.
> :
> :Joerg
>     There is currently nothing else in the system which runs /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d
>     or /usr/local/etc/rc.d scripts.

As I said before, just link them under /etc/rc.d. That means real
dependency tracing without any weired hacks. I didn't say I would remove
it, just that I would *like* to.


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