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Re: better init.d/* : who carres ?

On Thu, 25 Aug 2005, sean finney wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 25, 2005 at 12:44:13PM -0300, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> > On Thu, 25 Aug 2005, Steinar H. Gunderson wrote:
> > > fluently. Are you saying that people who don't read the (IMHO rather arcane)
> > > sed regex syntax, "having problems" with such syntax, shouldn't touch
> > 
> > I am saying that people who *can't* read the sed regex syntax, shouldn't
> > touch Debian initscripts, yes.
> i would consider knowledge of sed and regex's very valuable and
> desirable to have, but not exclusive of the ability to maintain init

See the difference between "can't" and "don't" in the parent post.  The
mindset that implies in "can't" really, really doesn't belong anywhere
critical system infrastructure.

  "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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