Re: Bug#438885: Mass bug filling: must use invoke-rc.d
Juan Céspedes wrote:
> On 8/24/07, David Claughton <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Amaya wrote:
>> > if which invoke-rc.d >/dev/null 2>&1; then
>> > invoke-rc.d package <action>
>> > else
>> > /etc/init.d/package <action>
>> > fi
>> I don't want to be a pest (given I'm not a developer or maintainer), but
>> I'm just curious - why the conditional?
> invoke-rc.d is present since version 2.80-1 of sysvinit; maybe someone
> could have a modern package with a very old sysvinit, and thus without
But oldstable has 2.86.ds1-1. I thought that only direct upgrades were
supported. I guess the conditional is indeed redundant.