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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: RC1 on OS X 10.4
Date Fri, 28 Apr 2006 17:12:55 GMT

On Apr 28, 2006, at 1:06 PM, Alex Karasulu wrote:

> Jim Jagielski wrote:
>> This reminds me of a topic: would it be possible that during
>> the install process it doesn't try to create the start scripts in
>> /etc/ but rather local to the install? Much easier for people
>> to install and test :)
> Hey Jim,
> Glad to see you lurking.  Yeah I've been meaning to fix this for  
> MacOSX installs. MacOSX does not have an /etc/init.d directory  
> either so it's a bit out of place for us
> to be stuffing the file over there.   I think for RC2 tho I have  
> made installing the
> rc script optional so root access is no longer required to do  
> this.  You should be able
> to uncheck the creation of this file in the installer once we  
> release RC2.

Having it optional is good, but it would still be nice
to have a nice, easy start script for OSX, so even if it
just installed it in the (new) ./etc directory, that
would be happyness. I'll be happy to test that :)

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