looking for netatalk install procedure

Derek Broughton derek at pointerstop.ca
Tue Apr 21 19:41:08 UTC 2009

Brian McKee wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 11:03 AM, Derek Broughton <derek at pointerstop.ca>
> wrote:
>> No, he's already installed netatalk - I suspect it's "invoke-rc.d" that's
>> missing (therefore a dependency bug in netatalk).  I'm fairly sure that
>> is not part of the default install (package is sysv-rc).
> ==> aptitude show sysv-rc
> Package: sysv-rc
> State: installed
> Automatically installed: yes
> Version: 2.86.ds1-14.1ubuntu45.1
> Priority: required
> Section: base
> Looks like a normally installed file to me.

I'm not at all sure how you reach that conclusion from the given data but...

> It's not completing the install because starting the service is part
> of the install script.
> Starting the service is failing

Er, yes - that's what I said.

However, in hindsight, invoke-rc.d _is_ present, because it's actually
executing the "start" statement.

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