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

D. Joe deejoe at etrumeus.com
Sun May 29 13:14:47 PDT 2016


On Fri, Jul 31, 2015 at 11:06:05PM -0400, Bob Bernstein wrote:
> To anyone's knowledge are there projects afoot to create a new linux 
> distro representing, basically, Debian Jessie but without all the 
> systemd and Network Manager um stuff. Or, have I thus basically 
> defined a fork of Wheezy? Perhaps one of those is underway?

Now that the smoke has cleared:

https://devuan.org/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devuan

I haven't used it, am not endorsing it, but I think it matches the
description given above.

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