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Date:      Fri, 18 Jul 1997 18:35:22 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <>
To:        Swee-Chuan Khoo <>
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: missing data in /etc/rc.conf
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.3.96.970718183447.1390H-100000@localhost>
In-Reply-To: <Pine.SOL.3.96.970718171552.6104A-100000@topgun>

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On Fri, 18 Jul 1997, Swee-Chuan Khoo wrote:

> On Fri, 18 Jul 1997, Doug White wrote:
> > > 	i find out that when we do installation over network,
> > > the /etc/rc.conf file is not configured and i will have to
> > > configure it after rebooting. It is different from 2.1, why
> > > remove this feature? 
> > 
> > When I tried 2.2.2 last week, it appeared to configure up OK, so I don't
> > quite know what you're getting at.
> well, i did a ftp install from my own mirror site on another un*x
> machine 3 times and each time when the installation is done, i have
> to edit /etc/rc.conf file to enter the hostname, ip address, default 
> router and such.

Hm, it worked OK earlier this week.  Are you sure you're exiting the
post-install menu and 'exit install'ing before rebooting?

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
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