[aur-general] SysV init file in package

Doug Newgard scimmia22 at outlook.com
Sun Jun 2 12:28:31 EDT 2013

Arch gave notification last Nov that initscripts rc.d files would start being removed in Jan [1]. They are now actively being removed from official packages [2]. I'd say it's been safe to remove them for months now.

[1] https://www.archlinux.org/news/end-of-initscripts-support/
[2] https://www.archlinux.org/todo/remove-old-initscipts-rcd-files/

> Date: Sun, 2 Jun 2013 18:22:58 +0200
> From: xartii at gmail.com
> To: aur-general at archlinux.org
> Subject: [aur-general] SysV init file in package
> Hi,
> I'm the maintainer of the psad [1] package in AUR. The package comes
> with to init files, one for systemd and other one for SysV. As some time
> has passed since the switch to systemd my question is, is it ok to
> remove sysV init file from the package. Or should I keep it for
> compatibility reasons.
> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/psad/
> --
> xartii 		 	   		  

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