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Re: /usr/-only image

On Tue, 12 Sep 2023 14:37:10 +0900, Simon Richter <sjr@debian.org>
>The problem isn't so much the location of the configuration file, but 
>the method used to merge default, distro-provided and system-specific 
>configuration, and how much deviation from the default configuration is 
>I'd argue that udev and systemd are kind of special here in that they 
>mostly provide a registry for other components to hook into, and that 
>the majority of users stick with the default configuration.

I'd go so far that the systemd/udev way is a strategy to cope with
nearly non-existent conffile handling on non-Debian distributions. We
didn't do ourselves a favor by blindly adopting this scheme, while
we're having a vastly superior package managed that handles conffiles
and conffile changes so nicely.

Please considernot throwing this advantage away for the rest of our

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