Re: Top 5 things that aren't in Debian but should be :-)
> I do not want to have a killed process if I change from
> runlevel to runlevel.
Then implement wish #30659. Shouldn't be hard.
> I want a daemon to create the link [...]
> This common way should have a DEFAULT_STARTUP="NO/YES" and a specific
> startup flag per daemon (KDM_STARTUP="NO/YES") so a daemon which has
> not been defined in the config file with its name will follow the
> Also, a way to have those links in rcX.d which will not react to
> runlevel changes but will react, if started manually, to rc0.d and
I do not share your desire to make the init system more complex.
If you do not want to play with symlinks directly then you can use a
high level configuration tool. Or write some scripts. Or use another