This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: Pending Packages List, 2003-11-07
On Tue, Nov 11, 2003 at 12:48:59PM -0000, Morrison, John wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > The other problem is that files with leading dot are not visible with
> > `ls' by default. Giving it a name in the default dir, which makes it
> > visible, isn't a bad idea, IMHO.
> ^^^ invisible?
No. Is not a bad idea == is a good idea. ;-)
> > I just don't think /etc/defaults/etc is the right place for the file.
> > Better choices are
> > /etc/defaults/sgreprc
> > /usr/share/doc/sgrep/sample.sgreprc
> Sorry, but the way I worked /etc/defaults is that, the prefix of
> /etc/defaults is removed and the resulting filename is the destination.
> So, /etc/defaults/sgreprc would result in copying the file to /sgreprc
Wait, I thought we're talking about a system-wide sgreprc file which is
expected in /usr/share. Did I get that wrong?
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Developer mailto:email@example.com
Red Hat, Inc.