[SM-Discuss] Experiences of a newcomer to SMGL
wyatt at draggoo.com
Mon Jun 2 12:07:12 EDT 2003
Heh. I didn't realize we had runlvedit... I'll have to take a look. Is it
built to take control of everything added to the init scripts? Or do
spells have to explicitely take advantage of it?
> Isn't that what runlvedit is for? Or are you more looking at the actual
> starting and stopping of run scripts in addition to the setting of the
> which ones to link where?
> Robin Cook
> On Sat, 2003-05-31 at 19:28, Wyatt Draggoo wrote:
> > > I second this: no init services by default. We should query the user
> > > during CONFIGURE if they need the service to start by default and set
> > > execute modes of the init script respectively.
> > >
> > > The mere act of casting shouldn't change the number of running
> > > either on next reboot or right after install without some explicit
> > > permission from the admin.
> > I can think of a number of reasons why I agree to this. But the main
> > is that most (if not all) services need to be configured before they are
> > secure, of even useful. I'd prefer if nothing was turned on until
> > had a chance to taylor the config to my system.
> > Perhaps SMGL needs a wrapper around run scripts, like RedHat's
> > This would make it easy to manage the execution of run scripts after
> > casting spells.
> > Wyatt
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> > Wyatt Draggoo
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