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From: Alan Hourihane <alanh@×××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Cc: Benda Xu <heroxbd@×××××.com>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] OpenRC on Prefix for service daemons
Date: Sat, 12 May 2012 18:12:57
Message-Id: 4FAE98AA.9010503@fairlite.co.uk
In Reply to: [gentoo-alt] OpenRC on Prefix for service daemons by Benda Xu
Wonderful !

Benda, I have some patches floating around for an older version of
OpenRC to support FreeMiNT.

Alan.

On 05/12/12 13:18, Benda Xu wrote:
> Dear All, > > Have you ever wanted to start a daemon from prefix in a gentoo way but > noticed portage saying > ,---- > | * removed /etc/init.d and /etc/conf.d directories until bug #196294 > has been resolved > `---- > to you? It has been disappointing for to me to manually start daemons > repeatedly. > > A solution introducing OpenRC[1] is around the corner waiting for your > trial and review: > > https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/OpenRC/Prefix > > As you can see from the contents, > > 1 USING heroxbd's openrc-prefix overlay > 1.1 install baselayout-prefix and portage from the overlay > 2 GETTING openrc-9999 emerged on prefix > 2.1 glibc and sysvinit > 2.2 OpenRC config > 3 EXAMPLE: tinc > 3.1 prefixify init script > 3.2 fire up tincd from OpenRC > 4 EXAMPLE: nginx > 4.1 prefixify init script > 4.2 prefixify nginx.conf > 4.3 normal privilege > 4.4 add nginx to default runlevel and fire up > 5 Further Reading > > following the tutorial will give you a working tinc and/or nginx managed > by OpenRC, and of course a common base to start any daemon from Prefix > in the unified Gentoo way with power of OpenRC. > > Enjoy ;) Don't forget to email or bug me for feedback. > > Cheers! > Benda > > 1. http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/base/openrc/