Thinking forward LFS-7.0

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at
Mon Mar 14 16:02:06 PDT 2011

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 1:50 PM, Robert Xu <robxu9 at> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 16:45, Ken Moffat <ken at> wrote:
>> On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 11:39:04PM -0500, DJ Lucas wrote:
>>> * Dynamic boot script - No more static list of links, this kind of ties
>>> into LSB Bootscripts, but there are other options.
>>  I don't know what you mean by this ? It's the first time I've heard
>> the phrase "dynamic boot script".  I hope this isn't anything to do
>> with upstart or systemd, what I've seen of those fills me with a
>> mixture of horror and disgust ;)
> The LSB bootscripts work similar to insserv on (newer) Debian and SuSE, right?

Yeah. Instead of hardcoding the symlink order as is done in the
bootscripts Makefile, dependencies are added to the header of the
script and a tool creates the links for you, ensuring that the
dependencies are satisfied.


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