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Re: Consesus on Linuxconf?

On 4 Jun 1998, Andreas Degert wrote:

> If you look at config files like .emacs or /etc/profile where it's
> apparent that they use a structured language, it's much more clear
> that a configuration program can't grok each possible config file the
> user can write with an editor.

	It's also not uncommon to see config files which just contain perl
code.  (Majordomo comes to mind) .  Probably python programs do this too.

John Lapeyre <lapeyre@physics.arizona.edu>
Tucson,AZ     http://www.physics.arizona.edu/~lapeyre

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