Re: [bug] Restarting Daemons on package install/upgrade.
On Wed, Dec 22, 1999 at 10:49:31PM -0800, Karl M. Hegbloom was heard to say:
> I've noticed that when I install or upgrade a daemon, it's often
> started up during the postinst regardless of whether I have that
> service enabled via /etc/rcN.d for the runlevel I am currently in.
> This is very annoying.
> Please, if you maintain a daemon package, fix it, for potato, so that
> it only restarts if there's a link to the init.d script from the
> runlevel directory of the current runlevel.
Do we have a generic way to test whether a daemon is enabled for a given
runlevel? That is -- one that works with filerc as well as sysvinit?
(I personally use filerc, and I'd like to not have everyone's scripts
break on my system :) )
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