Extra-Opts configuration file location(s)
holger at zedat.fu-berlin.de
Wed Jun 18 19:20:55 CEST 2014
* William Leibzon <william at leibzon.org> [2014-06-18 06:56]:
> Different distributions have different criteria for set of paths and
> extensions for config files.
> But I'd go with:
> Because distributions typically don't mind packages having their own
> subdirectory in /etc. And some prefer that and create one even if
> original package would just put config file in /etc.
Yes, I've added those two paths to the list. So we now have:
(Plus the old locations supported for compatibility.)
> And the most popular extension in unix world for config files is .conf
> after that its .cfg and .ini is least popular. You can check your own
> distributions to see if its something like that. But since we already
> went with .ini that is fine as far as I'm concerned.
Fine with me, too.
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