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From: "Jory A. Pratt" <anarchy@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2010 15:17:08
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo by Gilles Dartiguelongue
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On 08/23/2010 10:05 AM, Gilles Dartiguelongue wrote:
> Le lundi 05 juillet 2010 à 08:57 +0000, Duncan a écrit : > [lots of stuff about bashisms and posix] >> So let's stabilize OpenRC and be done with it, and /then/ we can debate >> where we want to go from there. >> > > YES, let's get it stable. > > However please consider not re-adding bashisms and/or not make it less > POSIX shell compliant than it already is at light speed. It is a great > thing that openrc tries to achieve and allows more use of openrc than > basic desktop/server gentoo usage (think embedded and other distros). > At least one other distro did this move a while ago (debian) and I don't > think they will go back. Seeing they are also moving to a dependency > based init system, they probably could just run a fork of openrc (for > their init scripts are not exactly compatible with what we do). >
There are still some bugs we are working on fixing. Once we are ready for it to move stable we will. Anyone that is wanting to help get things moving a bit faster can always join #gentoo-base and provide patches and help resolve known issues. - -- ====================================================== Jory A. Pratt anarchy -at- Gentoo Mozilla Lead GPG: 2C1D 6AF9 F35D 5122 0E8F 9123 C270 3B43 5674 6127 ====================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.16 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iEYEARECAAYFAkxykOIACgkQwnA7Q1Z0YSeN3wCfYQjJ9CJzvQqncQvUMqqwwBax cAQAn2ojNSggCJk6uf4LG4l7uojP6uoL =l1Re -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----