[Bug 283] man.conf location

Mark Hymers markh at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Mar 9 15:42:48 PST 2002

On Sat, 09, Mar, 2002 at 03:35:26PM -0800, bugzilla at linuxfromscratch.org spoke thus..
> CONFIG_FILE gets defined in paths.h (from paths.h.in) as:
> #ifndef CONFIG_FILE
> #define CONFIG_FILE "/usr/share/misc/man.conf"
> #endif
> so we can either just make sure we move the file away or alternatively 
> couldn't we just pass a -D option in or sed paths.h to make it more correct?
Note what I *actually* meant to say was that we could sed src/paths.h.in

Only reason I'm asking about this is that I feel it'd be more correct to
have the file we use (/etc/man.conf) be the first one detected.


Mark Hymers					BLFS Editor
markh at linuxfromscratch.org
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