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Re: systemd now appears to be only possible init system in testing

On Fri, Jul 25, 2014 at 10:00:07PM +0200, Michael Biebl wrote:
> Am 25.07.2014 21:20, schrieb Steve Langasek:
> > I can't imagine how anyone can simultaneously hold the view that Debian
> > should use systemd for improved integration with end-user-targeted desktop
> > environments, and believe that Debian should leave these end users grubbing
> > around on the console to do something as fundamental as rebooting their
> > system after upgrade.

> You can always reboot from your display manager.
> All the major ones in Debian support that.

> So no, that's simply incorrect: users don't need to switch to the
> console to reboot their system after a dist-upgrade.

If that's so, then I stand corrected.  I assumed this would fail from the DM
as well as from the desktop.

AIUI other functions, such as suspending the laptop, still fail with
systemd alone until you reboot.  And we do have the means to address this

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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