upstart -- call for wider testing

Michael R Head burner at
Sat Sep 2 06:09:25 BST 2006

On Fri, 2006-09-01 at 20:12 +0100, Scott James Remnant wrote:
> Results of testing upstart so far have been entirely positive, and the
> next step is that it will be moved into main and replace sysvinit in our
> default install.
> Obviously this is slightly scary, so I'd like to ask as many people as
> possible to test this.

I've installed it and gone through the reboot. As far as I can tell,
everything seems to be working properly (or at least the same as it did
before) on my desktop system (AthlonXP 2000+/nvidia 5600 using Xgl and
compiz with gnome-session).

> Scott
Michael R Head <burner at>

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