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Re: [vox-tech] debian way to set hdparm and xset on start
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Re: [vox-tech] debian way to set hdparm and xset on start

On Tue, May 13, 2003 at 11:50:33AM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> On Tue 13 May 03, 11:42 AM, Ted Deppner <ted@psyber.com> opined:
> > On Tue, May 13, 2003 at 09:45:42AM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > > > On Mon, May 12, 2003 at 09:15:28AM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > > > > if you want to be anal about the debian filesystem standard, then you
> > > > > should place your script in /usr/local/etc/init.d and then make the
> > > > > appropriate links in /etc/rcX.d.  
> > >
> > > in short, /usr/local is protected, for use by the administrator.
> > 
> > Yes, that's widely accepted fact, that wasn't the context of the question.
> it was for me.

Hmmm, okay.  

Well, the debian docs do actually state that /etc/rc.boot is the preferred
location for boot scripts, which was the precise request of the original
poster.  /usr/local/etc/init.d was shot down on debian-policy in 1999.

I enjoy learning and sharing on the lugod lists... pity that can't happen
more often.

PS: Seems like you're uncomfortable admitting you are wrong.  

Ted Deppner
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