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Re: RFC: OpenRC as Init System for Debian

On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 08:56:21AM +0200, Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
> How do you define "really available"? When the link is up (and your
> favourite cisco is still blocking traffic to figure out its STP fun?) or
> you default gateway is pingable (and waits for you to start your
> VPN/authentication/whatever stuff)... and so on. There is always a
> reason why you need to configure something manually for the special
> cases - I can't see why an event driven system would be reduce the pain
> enough to make it worth the hassle to migrate to it.

I can't see another way to solve this problem, other than definine more than
one network state, and making sure the dependencies are to the correct ones
(e.g. "post-vpn", or "gateway-available", or whatever)

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