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Re: Bug#727708: init system discussion - the highlights

]] Chris Knadle 

> I'll just mention that the proposal of switching out the default init system 
> in jessie+1 sounds a bit scary, as it will change a basic administration 
> interface in the middle of a Stable support period.  Probably the most 
> interesting scenarios with this involve servers running unattended upgrades.

That's not what jessie+1 means.  jessie+1 is the release after jessie.
If you're running unattended upgrades from one stable release to the
next without proper testing first you can expect to run into some

(Most of the basic administration interfaces don't change, though.  You
can still use service to start/stop services, for instance.)

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

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