[systemd-devel] [PATCH] sysv-generator: Replace Provides: symlinks with real units

Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek zbyszek at in.waw.pl
Wed Jan 21 07:43:18 PST 2015

On Wed, Jan 21, 2015 at 11:08:44AM +0100, Martin Pitt wrote:
> So I expect if it gets dropped upstream, a lot of distros (and all the
> major ones) will have to bring that back; it's IMHO better to just
> maintain it upstream by the distro maintainers.
Exactly. Dropping it would be just busy work for everyone. General
purpose distributions need to carry it for the forseeable future.

In the same vein, altough I don't think we should implement
significant new features, we should update the sysv script
compatibility as needed to keep it useful.


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