Bug#584210: debootstrap: "W: Failure while configuring required packages"
> not sure if this is e2fsprogs or util-linux (or debootstrap) but it
> definitly breaks being able to bootstrap sid, thus this is serious.
I suspect one way to fix it is for the packages with init.d scripts
depending directly on scripts in the initscripts package to list
initscripts as a package dependency. It should make sure initscripts
is unpackaged and configured when it is needed. As the hwclock script
is in util-linux, I suspect adding the dependency there is the most