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Re: RFC: OpenRC as Init System for Debian

Bernd Zeimetz <bernd@bzed.de> writes:
>> Er, what?   Please don't throw out silly strawmen...
> Stephan's points are valid. Just having a link on your favourite cisco does not
> mean that you are allowed to send packets anywhere yet. Getting a ipv6 address
> via radvd does not mean that you are able too access your nfsv4 server (and the
> other way round...). And so on.

No, his "points" are strawmen.  Nothing is perfect, and there are no
absolute guarantees of _anything_, but there are things which can
generally assumed to be work in practice (in particular anything
outside the current box).

If there are ipv6 / nfsv4 interoperability issues, that's a shame, but
it certainly shouldn't be used as an excuse to gimp the entire system,
when it may work fine for people using ipv4 and nfsv3...

That's what it sounds like Stephan is doing:  "oh it can't be perfect,
so let's not even try to be good."


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