Summary of runlevel settings in init.d scripts in the Archive

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at
Mon Sep 14 14:25:40 UTC 2009

On Sun, 30 Aug 2009, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> *     1 # default-start: s 1 2 3 4 5

This can be correct in some cases.  Any services that need to be started on
S and must remain operational on all other normal runlevels (e.g. udev)
should be "s 1 2 3 4 5", and not just "s".

> *     8 # default-start: 1 2 3 4 5

This could also be correct, although it is surely a warning signal and would
have to be manually verified.

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