/etc/rc.conf not being read

Dominic Mitchell dom at happygiraffe.net
Fri Jul 14 23:13:48 BST 2000

On Thu, Jul 13, 2000 at 10:28:50PM +0100, Neil Ford wrote:
> Okay, yet another call for help.
> I've spent today installing 4.0-Release onto my new laptop and then CVSupping
> to 4.0-STABLE. A few hitches later I got the build world done and a custom
> kernel built.
> However, having replaced /etc/defaults/rc.conf, /etc/rc.conf is no longer being
> read so the PCMCIA Ethernet card (amongst other stuff) isn't being set up
> properly.
> Anyone got any bright ideas as to what I've screwed up? I would attach stuff to
> emails but of course I haven't got connectivity to get stuff off :-) I have no
> personal data on the box yet so wiping it and starting again is an option.
> Installing -CURRENT is even an option :-)

Did you run mergemaster(8) after making world?  That's sometimes a
useful pick-me-up.

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