BUG in the initscripts -- was udev boot problem

Steve Crosby fost at hotmail.com
Wed Dec 29 04:56:28 PST 2004


Steve Crosby <fost at hotmail.com> wrote in
news:Xns95CFD35C576Ffostlongstrider at 216.171.238.83: 

<snip>

> scripts in runlevels 0 and 6 run with the "stop" parameter. I haven't
> yet found the changelog describing why this change was made however.
> 

and there is no real detail in the changelogs -

Filename: trunk/bootscripts/Makefile
Revision 3589 - (view) (download) - [select for diffs] 
Modified Sat May 15 18:49:25 2004 UTC (7 months, 2 weeks ago) by winkie 
File length: 18979 byte(s) 
Diff to previous 3551 
Reworked namespace

and

Filename: trunk/bootscripts/lfs/init.d/rc
Revision 3591 - (view) (download) - [select for diffs] 
Modified Sat May 15 19:38:29 2004 UTC (7 months, 2 weeks ago) by winkie 
File length: 2473 byte(s) 
Diff to previous 3295 
Only pass "stop" to scripts in runlevels 0 or 6

looks like it was introduced in the 2.12 release, but I can't find any 
details in the archives discussing the reason for this particular change

(not that the change is bad - just that it's not the "expected" behaviour 
of "standard" sysvinit)

- --
Steve Crosby



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