How do I change the booting order of services?

Alex Smith alex at
Tue May 29 15:22:18 BST 2007

Anders Häggström wrote:
> 2007/5/29, Daniel L. Miller <dmiller at>:
>> Why not setup an event handler that runs the scripts you want for each
>> runlevel?  As you've described, you're not looking for automatic changes
>> to the runlevels - you manually change depending on what you want.  You
>> can generate events the same way, or just perform a "start level3" if
>> you've defined a level3 script.
>> --
>> Daniel
> Well, I'm still in the process of learning Upstart. But that sounds
> like a good solution. I've read that Upstart support "profiles" that I
> see as en equivalent to runlevels. Please correct me if I'm wrong, and
> point me in the right direction to solve my problem.
> // Anders

No, this is a design specification for something that will be 
implemented soon.

Alex Smith
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