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Re: RFC: terminate init script when service is ready

On Sun, 19 Aug 2012, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Aug 19, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> wrote:
> > > But still, I agree that we should have a better way to signal to user 
> > > space when an interface is ready. Not just for IPv6, but also more 
> > We need better userspace glue, then.  Because the netlink interface to
> > the kernel network core and IP stack has existed for ages.  FreeBSD has
> Correct. With an event-driven init system it should be simple to write 
> a bridge which will translate netlink events, deal with delays, etc.

I suppose.  Maybe startpar or openrc can be enhanced like that (to replace
sysv-rc), and it should be trivial to do it in a way systemd will also grok.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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