[arch-dev-public] Dropping sysvinit-tools

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Sat Oct 26 14:01:45 EDT 2013

Am 26.10.2013 18:29, schrieb Dave Reisner:
> fstab-decode

We never used this anywhere.

> killall5

This was only ever used in initscripts and its functionality has been
obsoleted by systemd-shutdown.

> bootlogd.

Obsoleted by the journal and the existence of /run. Logging what's
printed on the screen during boot is entirely obsolete.

> I'm open to arguments against this, but I suggest we drop sysvinit-tools
> after pidof is part of a release from procps-ng.

Sounds great.

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