Re: apt: cron.daily necessary?
Jakub Wilk wrote:
> * Raphael Geissert <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 2009-09-08, 13:28:
>>> Since CFQ is the default IO scheduler, this kind of tasks should be
>>> launched with "ionice -c3", no ?
>>But that would introduce a dependency on ionice. An option would be to use
>>start-stop-daemon's IO nice capabilities.
> $ dlocate -S /bin/ionice
> util-linux: /usr/bin/ionice
> $ apt-cache show util-linux | grep ^Essential
> Essential: yes
Er, right. I guess I need to stop working on init scripts (since ionice is
under /usr, any init script using it needs to add a *dependency* on
$remote_fs on the LSB header).
Sorry for the noise.