Re: faster boot
* Erich Schubert <email@example.com> [031015 11:31]:
> - disabling of services in a consistent way (some are disabled via
> /etc/defaults/package, some expect you to edit the init.d script,
> some suggest removing the links)
I think removing the link is the way to go.
> - hooks for other init systems (for example i'd like the apache init.d
> script to be aware of my minit, and restart itself via minit)
That sounds like a task to change something in start-stop-daemon...
> Some distributions try to provide a "check" command for each init
> script; afaict we don't. I've seen "start-now", "stop-now" commands
> which override "disabled" services and so on.
I think init.d scripts should start, when they are called with start,
and not refuse to do so.
That's the whole policy/invoce-rc.d about, that the test is done before...
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