[CentOS] New to Centos and have question about updating packages
William L. Maltby
CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com
Mon Dec 8 14:10:19 UTC 2008
On Mon, 2008-12-08 at 22:51 +1100, Amos Shapira wrote:
> 2008/12/8 William L. Maltby <CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com>:
> > Often, in a desktop environment, just a telnet 3, telnet 5 command
> You probably mean "telinit 3" and "telinit 5".
Yep. My fingers (or brain) slurred that one! :-(
> But we are talking to a veteran of FreeBSD so he probably knows such
> stuff already, shouldn't he?
You'd be surprised. A lot just do init, which is also correct. I don't
know why there was ever a distinction though. AFAICR, telinit has always
been a link (hard or soft) to init. I've never looked into the code to
see if argv causes any change in code execution.
> <snip sig stuff>
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