[Fedora-packaging] Draft: Init Scripts

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Mon Feb 26 20:04:50 UTC 2007

On Monday 26 February 2007, Jesse Keating wrote:

> I'd still prefer that these files aren't marked as %config.


> Perhaps a new 
> init system will allow for us to place these files somewhere other than
> /etc and really drive the point home that these files are not for
> configuration.

Just a FYI, LSB doesn't obviously necessarily apply to everything, but here's 
some related pointers, they seem to be thinking about related things for 
future LSB revisions.


And BTW, for what it's worth, it's /etc/init.d, not /etc/rc.d/init.d in LSB - 
so it might not hurt to treat /etc/init.d as the "canonical" path in Fedora 
wherever it is hardcoded into even though there is the symlink between the 

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