Init : someone could comment this ?

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Tue Jan 8 16:53:43 UTC 2008

Rudolf Kastl wrote:
> On Jan 8, 2008 5:31 PM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at> wrote:
>> Rudolf Kastl wrote:
>>>> They got almost everything wrong you can get wrong in an init
>>>> system. The kept the worst things from SysV (such as numerical
>>>> "runlevels"),
>>> What do you mean with numerical runlevels? does "default" for the
>>> standard runlevel look "numerical" to you?
>> Yes, where it is defined in the 'id' line in inittab.  And if it doesn't
>> stay that way, all of the machines I manage will crash and burn.
> inittab is sysV init config file... it has nothing to do with initng ;)

OK, that's a good reason not to use it, then.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at

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