SMFication Project registered + proposal
krstic at fas.harvard.edu
Fri Apr 14 11:11:15 BST 2006
Sebastien Estienne wrote:
> you suggest reimplementing it from scratch but making it look like
> exactly the same, so the documentations of the original SMF still
> apply, and also SMF scripts still works, or just keep the concept and
> write a similar tool?
Either would work, but I think compelling arguments would need to be
presented for each deviation from the SMF design, as SMF in its current
incarnation works rather well.
> fedora has this wiki about this topic: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FCNewInit
We've discussed a number of these before in the context of Ubuntu, and
many of them (like init-ng) are non-solutions that don't address the
underlying problems of SysV-style service management.
Ivan Krstic <krstic at fas.harvard.edu> | GPG: 0x147C722D
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