Welcome to this months flamefest. Aubin Paul schrieb: > I was browsing through the debconf data on my machine, and I noticed > that the debconf.db file would lend itself quite easily to a > tree-based 'registry' of sorts. NO. Our "tree-based registry" is everything below /etc, split up into nice little chunks and easy to handle with standard unix tools. ciao, 2ri -- Why is "abbreviation" such a long word?