Getting rid of systemd-sysv-convert?

"Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" johannbg at
Thu Jun 20 13:46:38 UTC 2013

On 06/20/2013 01:42 PM, Miloslav Trmač wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 20, 2013 at 3:18 PM, Lennart Poettering
> <mzerqung at> wrote:
>> When systemd was first adopted by Fedora a requirement mandated by FESCO
>> (or was it FPC?) was that the script "systemd-sysv-convert" (which I
>> wrote) should be added which is supposed to save the old runlevel
>> configuration of sysv scripts before we replace them with systemd units.
> <snip>
>> it is pretty much unused
> The policy for the FPC to decide, let me just add some data:
>> $ repoquery --whatrequires systemd-sysv --qf '%{name}' |sort -u|wc -l
>> 186
> including packages like avahi.
>       Mirek

Just for reference we are speaking of this [1] in relevant spec files 
and that section at least can be entirely removed for components that 
got migrated <F17
( since the those legacy sysv scripst should be EOL by now)



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