[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] (draft) The future of the boot system in Debian

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at debian.org
Wed Aug 26 23:34:42 UTC 2009

On Sun, 23 Aug 2009, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Petter Reinholdtsen 2009-08-01]
> > I moved the text to
> > <URL: http://wiki.debian.org/LSBInitScripts/DependencyBasedBoot/Update200908 >,
> > to make it easier to have a common text with edits to work on.
> The draft have been through several edits, and I would really like to
> ship it out soon.  Any objections?  Who are willing to be listed as
> signers of the text?  I believe it would be useful with several people
> behind the announcement.

Looks fine to me, although this 'event based' stuff better not be any more
complex than "run the initscript and all of its missing deps", instead of
the insanity that udev is becoming...

The wiki page has some comments from RaphaelGeissert.  He seems unable to
grasp the idea that LSB requires that /etc/init.d/<script> support is

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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