Re: Packages should not Conflict on the basis of duplicate functionality
* "Terry" == Terry Katz <email@example.com> wrote:
Terry> so, you can issue:
Terry> chkconfig postgresql on
Terry> /etc/init.d/postgresql start
Terry> chkconfig postgresql off
I don't know if I understand you correctly, but does this mean, that
the question whether a init.d script would start the daemon is
dependent on the status of this chkconfig thing?
This is a way bad idea.
This means, that during startup, not only the rcX.d links (or the
filerc equivalent) determines what gets started, but also another
This also means, that when I explicitly call "/etc/init.d/postgresql
start" to start the daemon, the result still depends on another config
The result is a unnecessary "AND" style switch.
If this is how Irix handles this, then I am glad I don't have to use