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Re: systemd^wfoo on linux, bar on bsd,so what (Re: /bin/sh (was Re: jessie release goals)

Marco d'Itri <md@Linux.IT> writes:

> On May 13, Holger Levsen <holger@layer-acht.org> wrote:
>> actually, while it has been brought up as a theoretical/wrong argument, that 
>> we cannot switch our linux installation ship with $this init system, while the 
>> kfreebsd port uses $that init system, I'd say nobody is seriously saying this 
>> now. We will support several init systems anyway. At least for jessie+X.
> Maybe kfreebsd will do, but as I explained at FOSDEM I plan to make udev 
> depend on either upstart or systemd.
> I would rather not be the one who will choose which one of them, so 
> I hope that we will get to a consensus about this.

Do you really think that upstart is a viable option?

No matter what the technical merits, the inevitable flame war regarding
copyright assignment seems very likely to render upstart a non-starter
as an essential element of Debian.

Cheers, Phil.
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