[systemd-devel] [opensuse-factory] [RFC] sysvinit: plan B

Frederic Crozat fcrozat at suse.com
Mon Sep 24 01:01:00 PDT 2012

Le dimanche 23 septembre 2012 à 06:23 +0200, Jan Engelhardt a écrit :
> On Friday 2012-09-07 15:43, Michal Vyskocil wrote
> [http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-factory/2012-09/msg00396.html]:
> >
> >Name: vsftpd-sysv
> >Description: Sysvinit script for vsftpd
> >Supplements: packagageand(sysvinit:vsftpd)
> >Requires: sysvinit
> >Requires: vsftpd
> >Source0:  vsftpd.init
> It would seem more advantageous to change the systemd package, and 
> provide an extra binary there that reuses the parser code to
> give users the possibility to start/stop/restart programs using
> unit files in a non-systemd environment.
> .

First, I don't see the point of doing a separate package at all for
sysvinit compatibility.

Second, if people want to use .service, they should use systemd. I don't
want us to spend time in doing some strange backport from one new
technology to another one when plan to drop.

Frederic Crozat <fcrozat at suse.com>

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