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Bug#309520: RFP: chkconfig -- rc.d system configuration utility a la RedHat

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist

* Package name    : chkconfig
  Version         : x.y.z
  Upstream Author : Ben Hall <nocturnal@nightmode.net>
* URL             : http://www.example.org/
* License         : GPL
  Description     : rc.d system configuration utility a la RedHat

Adam & Ben (CC nocturnal@nightmode.net, adam@spack.org):

- If you have a web page for this project please provide one
- Please confirm that the code is released under GPL and
  add that note to the beginning of the perl script.

(Include the long description here.)                        

This utility is available at Adam Shand's Blog page     
http://www.spack.org/wiki/AdamShand/AllEntries under topic which
reads as follows:

Chkconfig Wrapper for Debian        

I've long been a fan of DebianLinux, it was my first OS love and I've
participated in the Debian community for many years. When I was first
forced to use RedhatLinux it was generally a fairly painful experience
with one exception; chkconfig is so much nicer to use then

We are starting to experiment with Debian at work, and as part of that
?BenHall, one my cohorts, has written a simple PerlLanguage wrapper
for update-rc.d which allows you to use chkconfig syntax to manipulate
Debian's start/stop scripts. The only difference from the Redhat     
version is that without any arguments it will list all of the services
currently configured (which is the way the original SgiIrix version

I give you Ben's very own, chkconfig.pl.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 3.1
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.11-1-686
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=C (charmap=ISO-8859-1) (ignored: LC_ALL set to en_US)

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