[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#542634: update-rc.d <service> defaults does not check *all* start/stop symlinks

Raoul Bhatia [IPAX] r.bhatia at ipax.at
Thu Aug 20 16:59:19 UTC 2009


On 08/20/2009 06:53 PM, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Raoul Bhatia]
>> it is working now...
> Your report seem to show the expected and documented behavoiur of
> update-rc.d.  Can you explain more what you expected?
> Happy hacking,

ok, i'm sorry - i did not read the man page thoroughly and expected
another behavior.

>        If any files /etc/rcrunlevel.d/[SK]??name already exist then update-rc.d does nothing.  The program was written this way so that it will never change an existing configuration,  which  may  have
>        been customized by the system administrator.  The program will only install links if none are present, i.e., if it appears that the service has never been installed before.

this perfectly makes sense so please discard this bugreport.

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