Bug#727708: Init system coupling call for votes
Andreas Barth <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> I hereby call for votes on the following resolution:
>> The init system decision is limited to selecting a default
>> initsystem for jessie. We expect that Debian will continue to
>> support multiple init systems for the foreseeable future; we
>> continue to welcome contributions of support for all init systems.
>> Therefore, for jessie and later releases, we exercise our power to
>> set technical policy (Constitution 6.1.1):
>> Software outside of an init system's implementation may not require
>> a specific init system to be pid 1, although degraded operation is
>> Maintainers are encouraged to accept technically sound patches
>> to enable improved interoperation with various init systems.
> Voting in favour (i.e. Resolution, FD).
I think it is a very bad idea to vote on a resolution proposed in
anger, pretty much regardless of the contents.