List of init scripts for metainit transition

Joachim Breitner nomeata at
Sat Jun 23 12:39:57 UTC 2007


Am Samstag, den 23.06.2007, 12:39 +0100 schrieb Michael Biebl:
> 2007/6/23, Joachim Breitner <nomeata at>:
> > Hi,
> >
> > on I have listed all init
> > scripts in debian with link to the file and package. These files should
> > eventually be checked if they are simple enough to be replaced by a
> > metainit file, to then file a wishlist bug against the package.
> In addition to listing the files in alphabetical order, what about the
> also the following criterions:
> 1.) Packages sorted by popularity (using popcon data). Probably
> listing the number of installed packages, so we can focus on the
> important ones first.
> 2.) Packages with and without LSB header.

Sure, go ahead :-)

No, seriously. The latter is found on somewhere (at
least those without). The former − well, a bit too much work for me ATM.
If anyone else wants to do it, though: Great!


PS: I have uploaded metainit to NEW now...
Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
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