Bug#571054: Divert /sbin/initctl to fix start(8) in lucid postinsts.
Trent W. Buck
twb at cybersource.com.au
Tue Mar 9 00:43:18 UTC 2010
Junichi Uekawa wrote:
>> pbuilder currently creates a policy-rc.d that prevents daemons from
>> starting when they are installed to satisfy build dependencies.
>> This works well for sysvinit packages.
>> However, when working with Ubuntu Lucid chroots, many daemons
>> use upstart instead of sysvinit. Thus, they ignore policy-rc.d,
>> try (and fail) to start, further causing the postinst, dpkg,
>> satisfybuildepends and ultimately the entire pdebuild to fail.
> Erm... why not fix upstart to respect policy-rc.d ?
I don't know if it should -- I'm just a lowly sysadmin. By all means
try to convince the upstart people to support policy-rc.d. If so,
please retitle and reassign this ticket to upstart.
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