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Re: RFC: fix for daemon start (2)



On Wed, 13 Sep 2000, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> I like it, but why not fold this functionality in update-rc.d itself?
> update-rc.d --query ? And why not define update-rc.d --list as well..

Well, for starters I don't grok perl, and I wasn't about to let that little
detail stop me from writing the sample code :-)

Also, update-rc.d and initscriptquery don't share much in the way of common
code, I think. I don't see any major advantages in merging the two, not to 
mention that it would generate a new interface for update-rc.d...

By keeping the two scripts separate, we avoid increasing the complexity of
update-rc.d and we also keep the two interfaces independent of each other.

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