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Re: Bug#727708: tech-ctte: Decide which init system to default to in Debian.

* Theodore Ts'o:

> The most basic is the idea that whether you can control (via shell
> scrpit fragments) whether or not a service should start at all, and
> what options or environments should be enabled by pasing some file.

Curiously, a lot of system administrators do not do this correctly
using sysvinit, causing system daemons to start unexpectedly after
installing package updates.

I hope that a new init system will finally allow us to have something
like chkconfig (not the best name in the world, I admit) that works

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