Re: Request for Comments: Standardize enabling/disabling of system services
On Wed, Apr 01, 2009 at 06:31:04PM +0300, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> ke, 2009-04-01 kello 17:03 +0200, Patrick Schoenfeld kirjoitti:
> > There are clear disadvantages with this:
> > - The administrator has no way to influence the decision weither
> > a service shall run directly after installation.
> > - The administrator needs to apply and know about several different
> > ways about how to enable/disable services.
> We have invoke-rc.d, which maintainer scripts are supposed to use to
> start services, and policy-rc.d, which the sysadmin can write to control
> stuff. policy-rc.d could do with a default implementation that obeys a
> single config file.
You finished reading my mail after that paragraph, didn't you? ;)