Why boot scripts in /etc

Hendrik Volker Brunn hvb at gmx.net
Thu Dec 7 22:28:38 PST 2000

On Fri, Dec 08, 2000 at 12:19:44AM +0100, Matthias Benkmann wrote:
> p.s.: Yes, yes, yes. I know I can put them anywhere I want and I will put 
> them in /sbin (besides, I use simpleinit anyway). I just like to know 
> what's the rationale behind the choice to put them in /etc.

They are used to *configure* your system.


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