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Re: [Proposal] GR: Selecting the default init system for Debian

On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 11:44:58PM +0800, Thomas Goirand wrote:
> On 01/28/2014 03:39 AM, Guillem Jover wrote:
> > Option D
> > 
> > * Switch to sysvinit + OpenRC wherever available.
> >   - architectures where OpenRC is not currently available will switch
> >     whenever OpenRC has been ported, retaining their current default
> >     in the meantime.
> >   - a reimplementation of OpenRC, providing the same interfaces to
> >     the wider system, would satisfy the criteria above.
> For Hurd itself, it needs some fixes to be uploaded in sysvinit. It's
> not well known, but Hurd doesn't support *any* init system at all right
> now, it's only in the process of doing so. I wonder why it's taking so
> long to have the patches applied by the way (it's been waiting in the
> BTS since early September 2013).

>From my side, lack of any time in late 2013 and suffering from bad RSI
for the last month.  I'll not be doing much for the forseeable future
due to the latter until things improve.  Thankfully, this has been
picked up and dealt with in the last week.  Thanks to all involved for
their efforts here.


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