[lug] Linuxconf deprecation

Evelyn Mitchell efm at tummy.com
Wed Aug 15 13:21:11 MDT 2001

On Wed, Aug 15, 2001 at 12:53:50PM -0600, Dan Kuester wrote:
> I noticed, while installing RedHat 7.1, that Linuxconf is being
> deprecated.  I also noticed that some of the other configuration tools,
> such as control-panel, have already disappeared.  What are these being
> replaced with? Are they being replaced?  Or is the administrator now left
> to configure everything manually?

printtool has been replaced in 7.2beta with a set of tools called
printer-config. They are not ready for prime time.

I don't know about the other tools, I never use them.

Evelyn Mitchell
efm at tummy.com

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