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Re: Which task package installs gpm?

On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 09:49:36AM -0700, Karl M. Hegbloom wrote:
>  It would be neat if all software had a common interface for
>  configuration.  If it was all consolidated into one database; or a
>  distributed database as for the `debconf' proposal...  and an "API"
>  defined for accessing it.  All of the daemons and everything would
>  need to be patched to take advantage of it.  This would be a Linux
>  community wide project, not just a Debian one.  Like a `registry' for
>  Linux, but improve on Microsoft's design, I suppose.
>  Would it work well using LDAP, an SQL server, or would writing its
>  own database setup be best?

Hmmm, like an "etcfs"?  That would be interesting.

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