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Re: Bug#224742: Related to this issue...

On Sat, Dec 27, 2003 at 11:31:40AM +0000, Henning Makholm wrote:

> It seems that you want Enrico to write in his documentation something
> along the lines of "you have to put a "yes" there; it means absolutely
> nothing, but the ifupdown author insists that is there and repeatedly
> refused to explain *why* he insists so". Why is that so?

AJ doesn't seem to be being completely unreasonable here - that's a
fairly common idiom for configuration files to use.  Normally these
things are documented as a boolean options which default to false rather
than as options followed by meaningless junk, but there we are.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."

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