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.