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Out of nothing but curiosity:

Why are the symlinks in /etc/php5/conf.d prefixed with either "10" or "20"? E.g. 20-pdo_mysql.ini and 20-curl.ini

I'm running Debian and installed PHP from the dotdeb repository.

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I think it has to do with the order the .ini files are executed in. – Rocket Hazmat Mar 12 '13 at 20:39
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Basically it specifies the order in which the INI files are loaded when conf.d/*.ini is included.

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In which case could that be useful? – Thomas Jensen Mar 12 '13 at 20:51
@ThomasJensen: multiple (possibly 3rd party) packages settings different values, last one wins. It doesn't have to be a per-subcategory config. – Wrikken Mar 12 '13 at 20:55

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