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Re: Debian Buster release to partially drop non-systemd support

On Tue, Oct 16, 2018 at 07:20:24PM +0200, Adam Borowski wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 16, 2018 at 05:54:34PM +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> > Absolutely.  And the sysvinit boot system have lots of unsolved problems
> > we never got around to figuring out, related to disk and other device
> > setup.  The main cause is the fact that the linux kernel is no longer
> > predicatble and sequencial, but asynchonous.  No amount of wishful
> > thinking is going to bring is back to a world where static sequencing of
> > boot events is going to handle all the interdependencies.
> Systemd fails to solve them as well -- while introducing a lot of unsolved
> problems on its own, such as degraded RAID problems (no, it's not possible
> do to that in an event-driven way, you need a static sequence in at least
> some cases).

But in the case of degraded RAID the system _is_ already broken.  How
does a non-event-driven solution work for it?


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