upstart plans for F10+

Mark markg85 at
Fri May 23 15:16:29 UTC 2008

2008/5/23 Jesse Keating <jkeating at>:
> On Fri, 2008-05-23 at 11:31 +0200, Mark wrote:
>> 2008/5/22 Bill Nottingham <notting at>:
>> > Since I've been asked in various places what we're planning to
>> > do with upstart now that Fedora 9 has shipped, I figured I'd
>> > lay out the basic plan.
>> >
>> > To do any large-scale conversion of SysV init scripts to upstart,
>> > we need some features that are not in the current (0.3.9) version.
>> And why not cooperate with ubuntu and use the upstart scripts that they made?
>> That would leave only a few other ones to make if any at all.
> Given that ubuntu is still using sysv compat mode as well, what scripts
> do they have for us to re-use?
> --
> Jesse Keating
> Fedora -- Freedom² is a feature!
I really thought they used upstart scripts already.. o well than make
upstart scripts together with ubuntu. will go twice as fast and both
dists will benefit from it. See it as a project Fedora and Ubuntu
start (and finish) together.

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