Re: Bug#292299: ITP: policyrcd -- policy-compliant interface from invoke-rc.d to local config files
On Thu, 27 Jan 2005, Marc Haber wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 27, 2005 at 11:24:01AM -0200, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> > However, if invoke-rc.d searches /usr/local/sbin/policy-rc.d first, this
> > whole safety net is disabled.
> One could argue that the local admin explicitly requested to have that
> net disabled.
> > So invoke-rc.d could be changed to look under /usr/local/sbin/policy-rc.d as
> > well, but only if it failed to find a runnable policy-rc.d at
> > /usr/sbin/policy-rc.d.
> So how do I override a non-fitting /usr/sbin/policy-rc.d? Being forced
Remove the package providing it. The only two types of pacakge that are to
provide policy-rc.d are packages that implement a policy-rc.d system (and if
you don't want that, remove the package), AND packages that know they must
disable invoke-rc.d for some weird reason (which I am kind of suspicious
might be a mistake on the whole reasoning of whomever needs that, but I am
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