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From: Enrico Weigelt <weigelt@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo
Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2010 16:20:28
Message-Id: 20100705161321.GB27423@nibiru.local
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo by Nirbheek Chauhan
* Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o> schrieb:

> What you are saying makes sense for desktop users since they will > likely already have consolekit/policykit/nm-applet installed, and > hence using NetworkManager for all network management makes sense.
Actually, I've got several Gentoo-based desktop systems, none of them uses any these packages.
> From what I can see, we have three options: > (a) Make our existing openrc network code + openrc configuration files > work with systemd, and move to systemd by default > (b) Make systemd work with openrc+NM configuration files[1], make NM > work w/o PK/CK[2], add command line tools to NM, and move to systemd > by default. > (c) Support systemd as an alternative init system for use by desktop users.
(d) Fix systemd to get rid of dependencies to dbus, etc. cu -- --------------------------------------------------------------------- Enrico Weigelt == metux IT service - http://www.metux.de/ --------------------------------------------------------------------- Please visit the OpenSource QM Taskforce: http://wiki.metux.de/public/OpenSource_QM_Taskforce Patches / Fixes for a lot dozens of packages in dozens of versions: http://patches.metux.de/ ---------------------------------------------------------------------

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Re: [gentoo-dev] The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo Doug Goldstein <cardoe@g.o>