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Re: Linuxconf

Craig Sanders <cas@taz.net.au> wrote:
> i am also not sure that editing the config files directly is a good
> thing. in fact, i think it is prone to error, with potentially
> disastrous results (the parser would either place arbitrary restrictions
> on what can be done in the config file or would make mistakes).  IMO,
> the config files should be generated from a plain text template (i.e.
> the config file plus some markup language), merging in the config values
> stored in a config database.

This wouldn't fix the parser problems and would add another level
of complexity.

The proper solution would be to fix the parser.


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