Re: upstart: please update to latest upstream version
On Feb 21, 2012, at 7:23 PM, Thomas Goirand <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 02/21/2012 08:06 PM, W. Martin Borgert wrote:
>> If I understand correctly, the current Ubuntu version 1.4-0ubuntu8
>> works perfectly for Debian. Is there any reason to not upload this
>> version to Debian?
> I always wondered: what's the point in having upstart in
> Debian, when we don't really use it?
Debian has a history for providing a variety of packages with similar functionality and leave the choice up to the user.
However, with systemd at the horizon, I don't see a need in supporting it either. Ubuntu will probably make the switch in near future as well.