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Bug#727708: Processed: block 726763 with 727708

]] Colin Watson 

> The de facto interface for making an init system the default is to
> install it as /sbin/init.  While I'm coming at this from a starting
> point different from Cameron's above - I haven't yet decided whether I
> think it would be good for packages to be able to depend on specific
> pid 1 implementations - nevertheless, if we select systemd as the
> default I would argue that there should be some arrangement in
> packaging to put it in place as /sbin/init, even if that isn't
> upstream's advertised method.

You mean, like installing the systemd-sysv package?

(Those packaging choices are done by us in Debian, not upstream.)

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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