Interesting article on boot ordering
enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de
Fri Sep 19 20:12:45 UTC 2003
dhollis at davehollis.com (David T Hollis) writes:
> http://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-boot.html Really
> interesting concept
It is still based on the old SysV init-concept which lacks reliability.
There are existing better methods like minit or runit which are
implementing dependencies also, which are having very fast
startup/shutdown times and which are restarting died processes
I am working on bringing minit to Red Hat, but currently only
vserver-setups are published and NFS-rootfs setups are used internally.
The hand-written (and not very good) flow for my laptop can be found
here; further information can found under this URL too.
More information about the devel