Ordering all init.d scripts in entire archive - some notes
pere at hungry.com
Sun Aug 16 20:12:24 UTC 2009
> At first, this one looked odd to me. The dictd init script provides
> dictd, why should it care about dicod?
> Looking closer, it is the dicod package (conflicting with dictd) that
> ships a symlink /etc/init.d/dictd -> dicod, and it may be this one that
> insserv is complaining about. However, installing dicod in a sid chroot
> did not show up any problem.
This could be an artifact from how I collected the scripts. I made a
directory of symlinks into the files
/org/lintian.debian.org/laboratory/binary/*/init.d/*, next I used 'tar
zchf' to make a tarball with all the init.d scripts and moved them to
my laptop for further analysis. Any symlink would be converted to a
real file in the process, and thus skew the results.
Thank you for checking out the report, anyway. Good to know that this
issue was not real.
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