Call for testing: Upstart 1.4 in Ubuntu

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Fri Dec 23 15:03:02 UTC 2011

On Fri, Dec 23, 2011 at 06:47:13AM -0700, Tim Gardner wrote:
> James - The kernel team has plenty of Precise systems that we can
> update. Given the fundamental nature of Upstart, is there any way to
> recover short of reinstalling if it completely breaks the boot ?

There's always rescue mode in the installer, or indeed any other
comparable way of chrooting in.  Complete reinstallation should never be

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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