BUG in the initscripts -- was udev boot problem

Andrei A. Voropaev av at simcon-mt.com
Wed Dec 29 06:20:54 PST 2004


On Wed, Dec 29, 2004 at 02:10:35PM +0000, S. Anthony Sequeira wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-12-29 at 12:49 +0100, Schafer Frank wrote:
> > Hmmm,
> > 
> > Maybe I'm using SysV tooo long. (About 25 years) All U*XES I know
> > UNmount filesystems on system halt or reboot except ''/'', which will
> > be
> > mounted ro.
> 
> You got me there, I have been using them for about 15 years.  And all
> the Unices I know that use SysV deal with S* scripts in runlevels 0 and
> 6 specially.  I first came across this in Solaris.
> 
> Here is a discussion from about 5/6 years ago.  I'm sure a bit more
> digging would bring up some more, but I really have other things to do.
> 
> I may be wrong and will be happy to be corrected.
> 
> {Quote}
[...]
>   In the future, the /etc/rc6.d/SXXxxxx scripts MIGHT be moved to
>   /etc/rc6.d/K1XXxxxx for clearity.

I like this part the best :) After 5-6 years we still have those SXXxxx
scripts in rc[06] and the question about the clarity :) So, tradition
wins, clarity looses :)

> 
> {/End Quote}

andrei



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