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Re: enabling/disabling daemons

On Mon, 23 Sep 2002, Ian Zimmerman wrote:
> Noah> Basically, I just want a sane and standard way of doing what
> Noah> sshd and postgresql (and undoubtedly others) already do.  I
> Noah> don't want to replace how we manage runlevels.
> The problem of upgrading disabled daemons has been addressed by
> invoke-rc.d, or am I wrong?

You are correct.  However, it is only now being deployed... it is in policy,
and if your favourite package doesn't use it yet, file a wishlist bug
requesting they switch to invoke-rc.d.

> If you want to recommend "one true way" (and later get it into policy)
> please start from there...

There is now one true [Debian] way. But we didn't pave it yet :-)

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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