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Re: RFC: OpenRC as Init System for Debian

Thomas Goirand <zigo@debian.org> writes:

> On 05/08/2012 12:53 AM, Gergely Nagy wrote:
>> FWIW, Debian provides a couple of init systems already, and has been for
>> as long as I can remember. You certainly have the option to choose.
> Sure, we have the init replacement packages, but nobody
> supports them, so you can install upstart or systemd, but
> then you wont be able to boot. So I wonder, what point you
> are trying to make?

Please don't spread FUD. Both systemd and upstart support the current
init scripts, and can be used as drop-in replacements for sysvinit (as
far as I understand OpenRC cannot, though). I can confirm that the
systemd package in unstable (which I've been using for months now) works
out of the box.

Sadly the point you are trying to make is painfully obvious.

Arto Jantunen

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