Re: Why is help so hard to find?
Roger Leigh <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've yet to find a single system which upgraded to insserv cleanly.
> This is mostly due to removed packages which need fully purging to
> remove the last traces of old init scripts which break the process.
Huh. Every system I've upgraded had no problems. What is the failure
mode? What happens on those systems?
> This has proven to be the case on every system I've migrated so far, and
> it is a real pain to identify each offending script and then find which
> package it belonged to and purge it.
dpkg -S would generally tell you, no? We could document how to do that in
the release notes.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>