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Re: Top 5 things that aren't in Debian but should be :-)

Oliver Kurth wrote:

> And, when we are already talking about this, I would like to have as a
> requirement for init scripts that they return a status when called as
> /etc/init.d/foo status
> with a properly defined exit code. The status command should check if
> the service is running as expected, and not just running (eg. if more
> than one process is involved, if all of them are running. Talking of bad
> experience with processes that fork, and do not notice their child has
> died).

Did anyone look at the bastardization of make that IBM had on their
developerworks site?

Warren Turkal
President, GOLUM, Inc.

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