On Sat, 16 Dec 1995, Ian Jackson wrote: > > 4. The /etc/init.d/functions file will no longer be used. > > Please make it exist and be empty so that existing programs don't > break. It should contain a comment saying that programs shouldn't use > it. Also, don't forget to remove the ". /etc/init.d/functions" line from /etc/init.d/skeleton, so that new scripts people write using that as a starting point don't source it.