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

Ruben Safir ruben at mrbrklyn.com
Sat Jul 2 19:48:30 PDT 2016

On Thu, May 26, 2016 at 03:21:22PM -0400, Rik van Riel wrote:
> On Thu, 2016-05-26 at 01:40 -0400, Ruben Safir wrote:
> > > 
> > > It's more of a do-ocracy here, with the decisions
> > > being made by each individual package that either goes
> > > systemd-dependent or maintains support for running
> > > under other init systems.
> > 
> > 
> > not any more it is not, if it had ever been.  Systemd was
> > developed by paid employees as part of their job.
> Wait, so having somebody paid to work on systemd
> files is bad, but not having somebody paid to 
> work on the shell scripts that you like to use
> instead is also bad?
> Developers of any upstream project have a choice
> where to put their efforts. If they choose to
> support one style init system and not another,
> that is their choice to make.

systemd is not an init system

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