[arch-general] My end-user $0.02 on /etc/rc.conf splitting.

Krzysztof Warzecha kwarzecha7 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 25 06:25:55 EDT 2012

2012/7/24 Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no>:
> It is based on the desktop-entry-spec:
> <http://standards.freedesktop.org/desktop-entry-spec/latest/>, which
> in turn is (as far as I know) based on Window's .ini format.

This is true: http://0pointer.de/public/systemd-man/systemd.unit.html.
It could be worse; those ini-style files are just plain text key-value
store sometimes splited in groups. I understand concept of ini files
carry some historical baggage, but come on, everything will be OK as
long as those keys and groups (and possible values...) are well
documented in manual.

Krzysztof Warzecha

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