[Mageia-dev] init=systemd

Colin Guthrie mageia at colin.guthr.ie
Thu Dec 15 10:43:00 CET 2011

'Twas brillig, and Olivier Blin at 14/12/11 21:54 did gyre and gimble:
> Colin Guthrie <mageia at colin.guthr.ie> writes:
>>> Well, init=/bin/systemd is forced by drakxtools on each kernel install,
>>> if /bin/systemd exists (which means always, since systemd is required by
>>> basesystem). See /usr/lib/libDrakX/bootloader.pm
>>> This is pretty bad, we should not do it if we still want to keep
>>> sysvinit compatibility in Mageia 2.
>> Oh boy, I certainly wasn't aware of that bit of code. It seems crazy
>> code to me (duplicating what installing systemd-sysvinit package does.
>> There is literally no need for that whole section, so I'd just strip it out.
> Done in drakx SVN

Sweet thanks. I was gonna do it last night but didn't get round to it
and as it turns out you'd already done it anyway :D



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