hardy init script status action

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Tue Mar 18 21:17:28 GMT 2008

On Tue, 18 Mar 2008 14:15:40 -0400 Mathias Gug <mathiaz at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 06:06:50PM +0000, Scott James Remnant wrote:
>> On Tue, 2008-03-18 at 14:02 -0400, Mathias Gug wrote:
>> >  * Add a status action to the init script for the following 9 packages:
>> >     apache2, at, bind9, cron, samba, dovecot, openssh, sysklogd, udev
>> > 
>> A status argument for the udev init script is absolutely pointless.
>> If it's not running, your system is broken.
>I've added udev to the list because there is udevd running on my system.
>If you think it's pointless, that is one less package to touch.

To paraphrase Horton (from Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who), "A feature's a 
feature no matter how small".  We seriously have enough bugs that I think 
we ought to focused on those at this point.

Scott K

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