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Re: enable/disable flags in /etc/default

On Wed, Mar 02, 2011 at 11:54:05AM -0800, Steve Langasek wrote [edited]:
> On Wed, Mar 02, 2011 at 03:42:28PM +0200, Faidon Liambotis wrote:
> > Are you serious? How's that a sysadmin interface? Yes, everything can be
> > done using sh/cp/mv/vi, but this is hardly something that's either
> > properly documented or a replacement for the current method of doing things.
> *What* "current method"?
> At present there *is* no reliable sysadmin interface for enabling/disabling
> services.  update-rc.d is not it; many admins have been using 'update-rc.d

sysv-rc-conf works for any symlink-based system.

Every great idea is worthless without someone to do the work. --Neil Williams

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