Idea for enhancing BLFS

Tushar Teredesai tushart at
Thu Jun 5 07:56:23 PDT 2003

conathan at wrote:

>>conathan at wrote:
>>>In my scripts, I just used /etc/skel, [whatever is in /etc/skel will
>>>in a user's home directory with -m (or some other letter of the
>>>alphabet)].  Sortof nicer to work with for me.  (The user I personally
>>>is not usually created at this point).
>>Tushar Teredesai: The way I handle these kind of applications is to move the original
>>executable to a different name and then create a wrapper script with the
>>original name. The wrapper script checks whether the user side
>>installation has been completed and if not, it completes it and then
>>runs the original executable.
>Just some idea's, sorry for your time.
No need to apologize! All suggestions are welcome. I use a different 
approach but someone else may like to use your approach.

Tushar Teredesai
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