On Wed, 2017-06-07 at 12:02 -0700, John R Pierce wrote: > but will you contribute to building the non-systemd packages, and > working out how to retrofit old sysV init back into everything via > patches, etc ? every RPM that interacts with systemd will need to be > 'fixed' to do it the old way, with init.d scripts. repositories like > postgres, EPEL, etc won't work, either, as their C7 packaged daemons are > all configured to use systemd. I'll do what I can providing people recognise I'm currently grossly overloaded with community and family responsibilities and currently am lucky if I get 6 hours sleep a day. However I'll try. What is the advantage of patches over a virgin version that can be subsequently patched ? -- Regards, Paul. England, EU. England's place is in the European Union.