[arch-projects] [RFC] [PATCH] [initscripts] rc.conf: Disable network and netfs by default.
dpmcgee at gmail.com
Wed Jun 22 12:17:50 EDT 2011
On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 11:45 PM, Dave Reisner <d at falconindy.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 01:27:54AM -0300, Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi wrote:
>> By default, there is no network is configured in rc.conf. So if you boot
>> the machine with an unmodified rc.conf you will see a warning
>> about network deprecation settings.
>> Signed-off-by: Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi <vmlinuz386 at yahoo.com.ar>
>> rc.conf | 2 +-
>> 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
>> diff --git a/rc.conf b/rc.conf
>> index 5984171..bd13fce 100644
>> --- a/rc.conf
>> +++ b/rc.conf
>> @@ -114,4 +114,4 @@ NETWORK_PERSIST="no"
>> # If something other takes care of your hardware clock (ntpd, dual-boot...)
>> # you should disable 'hwclock' here.
>> -DAEMONS=(hwclock syslog-ng network netfs crond)
>> +DAEMONS=(hwclock syslog-ng !network !netfs crond)
> I noticed this the other day on one of my VMs. I'm not sure what the
> best course of action is. There's a few choices...
> 1) This.
> 2) Refactor the need_legacy check. It's fairly naive at the moment. We
> could easily cover the 'null' edge case by checking:
> [[ -z $INTERFACES && -z $interface ]]
> 3) Change where deprecation messages are printed -- i.e., only once
> we're about to execute some net-tools based logic do we print a message.
> This is perhaps the least desireable, imo, because it's also prone to
> creating the most amount of spammage. I wouldn't want to see the warning
> printed more than once per invocation.
I'd be wary of disabling network by default. I agree with Dave's #2
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