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Bug#1763: sysklogd init script has no links to rcx.d



Andrew Howell writes ("Bug#1763: sysklogd init script has no links to rcx.d"):
> Package: sysklogd
> Version: 1.2-13
>
> There were no links to /etc/init.d/sysklogd in /etc/rc2.d so klogd
> and syslogd didn't get started.
>
> The culprit is these lines in the postinst script.
>
> update-rc.d sysklogd defaults 10 90 >/dev/null
>
> # Purge the files of the old "syslog" package, it's now called "sysklog".
>
> rm -f /etc/cron.weekly/syslogd /etc/init.d/syslogd \
>         /etc/rc[0-6].d/[SK]20syslogd \
>         /etc/rc[0-6].d/[SK]20sysklogd
>
> Your making the links, then deleting them afterwards.

Since the package should not have been renamed (see my recent message
on debian-devel) this is all moot, but what should really have been
done was just to add the extra `k' to the existing links.

Removing the user's configuration and replacing it with the default
one isn't good.

Ian.


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