[linux-elitists] How about a fork of Jessie without systemd?

Bob Bernstein rs at bernstein.providence.ri.us
Mon Aug 3 08:24:58 PDT 2015


On Sun, 2 Aug 2015, Rick Moen wrote:

> 1.  Several GNOME packages depend on libpam-systemd, 
> and thus systemd. 2.  gdm3 (came from GNOME) depends 
> on libpam-systemd, and thus systemd. 3.  lightdm 
> (came from GNOME) depends on libpam-systemd or 
> consolekit. 4.  NetworkManager (came from GNOME) 
> depends on libpam-systemd, and thus systemd.

You are in good form today. Thanks for making sense of 
this clusterf**k.

> Avoid dropping the GNOME or NetworkManager hammers 
> on your foot, and your Debian Jessie system does not 
> become a 'systemd-centric platform'.

And _that_ is my "take-away!"


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