Re: init script verbosity
> I know nothing about all this except that it would be nice to see
> the messages when started interactively by the user with the
> invoke-rc.d command
I agree, and I expect it will be fixed for Squeeze.
> so I need to use VERBOSE=yes in my script to override the vars.sh
This would lead to messages from the script to show up during boot
even when the 'quiet' boot is requested and no error occured, which I
believe is a bad idea.