feedback on [BUG 62]

John H Terpstra jht at
Tue May 6 17:37:37 GMT 2003

On Tue, 6 May 2003, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:

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> 'add machine script' needs fallback to 'add user script'
>   for 2.2->3.0 upgrades
> Can people give me some feedback on this.  I have reservations
> about falling back if the 'add machine script' does not exist
> and am perfectly fine leaving things as they are now in the 3.0
> code as long as it gets included in the release notes/upgrade
> section.
> comments?

I have no strong feelings on this except that whatever it does MUST be
documented clearly.

My preference is that if an add machine script has NOT been configured or
does not exist, then we should fail with a clear message. I would prefer
to NOT fall back to the add user script.

- John T.
John H Terpstra
Email: jht at

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