Re: RFC: initscript policy proposal
On Mon 06 Nov 2000, Henrique M Holschuh wrote:
> > I can think of a situation where a package may have more than
> > one daemon, and upon upgrading only one of those daemon must
> > be restarted. Calling the init.d script with the parameters
> > "restart daemonname" might be a very useful solution, one that
> > is not possible with your current scheme.
> If I came across such a package, I'd probably file a wishlist bug
> complaining that separate initscripts allow for more fine-tuned
> administrator control (unless it makes absolutely no sense to start one
> daemon and not start the other, or something).
I suppose that might work. Are there currently any packages out there
that install more than one init.d script? If so, how is the name of the
init.d script determined?
home: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.wurtel.demon.nl/
work: email@example.com http://www.murphy.nl/
debian: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.debian.org/
isdn4linux: email@example.com http://www.isdn4linux.org/