Ideas for the upstart migration for /sbin/init in Debian

Luk Claes luk at
Tue Sep 15 16:52:50 UTC 2009

Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Sep 15, Petter Reinholdtsen <pere at> wrote:
>> package to become a dummy package depending on something like
>> upstart|sysvinit-legacy, and move all files from sysvinit to
>> sysvinit-legacy.
> This is the usual procedure, implemented recently for diff+diffutils.

diffutils is just the renamed diff, though having this
upstart|sysvinit-legacy dependency is a good start anyway IMHO.



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