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Re: potential mass bug filing: sysvinit dependency

On Tue, 05 Sep 2006, Mark Brown wrote:
> invoke-rc.d.  IIRC doing something more obvious caused upgrade issues at
> the time due to issues with having both sysv-rc and file-rc.

invoke-rc.d was added to sysv-rc and file-rc at almost the same time, we
didn't botch THAT transition at all, thank you very much.

It is also available since oldstable, and a *requirement* of any initscript
system since stable.  Any initscript package that does not provide
invoke-rc.d (and doesn't piggyback on the one from sysvinit or file-rc) has
a critical bug.

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