[CentOS] CentOS 6.0 chkconfig strange behavior
cwebster at ec.rr.com
Fri Jul 22 21:25:31 UTC 2011
On Fri, 2011-07-22 at 12:47 -0700, Jerry Moore wrote:
> On Jul 22, 2011, at 12:17 PM, Cal Webster wrote:
> > System V init has been replaced by "upstart"
> > Upstream Deployment Guide:
> > http://docs.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/6/html/Technical_Notes/deployment.html
> > Fedora Wiki:
> > http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/Upstart
> > Run levels are depreciated:
> > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runlevel
> > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upstart
> > This change has been in the works for a few years:
> > http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/2009-September/082817.html
> > Some articles from Google search [RHEL centos upstart]
> > http://www.linux.com/archive/articles/57213
> > http://searchenterpriselinux.techtarget.com/tip/RHEL-6-ditches-System-V-init-for-Upstart-What-Linux-admins-need-to-know
> Hey Cal,
> I knew I was missing something!
> Thanks for the assist guys!
Hold onto your hat Jerry...
Upstart has already been replace by systemd in Fedora 15 and most other
major distros are planning to use it too. RHEL 7 will most likely switch
to systemd if it stays in Fedora. If it does everything planned you may
even see it in a 6.x point release. This after only about a year in
An overview on Wikipedia:
A year-old article summarizing blog posts by authors of upstart and
A year-old (30 Apr 2010) Lennart Poettering (systemd author) blog post
announcing systemd with detail about systemd:
A recent (28 Apr 2011) blog post by Lennart Poettering attempting to
answer the question "Why systemd?". Includes a side-by-side comparison
of features between sysvinit, upstart, and systemd.
A year-old (30 Apr 2010) blog post by Scott Remnant (upstart author)
with candid remarks about systemd.
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