Re: Removing conflicts of init system
- Date: Sun, 23 Dec 2018 14:58:13 +0000
- From: Dmitry Bogatov <KAction@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Removing conflicts of init system
[2018-12-21 20:35] Colin Watson <cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > (Meanwhile, I don't think it's necessarily a good idea to handle
> > /sbin/init and associated programs with alternatives, not least of which
> > because of the complications of switching the running system's init.)
> I quite agree.
Could you please elaborate, why alternatives would be complications?
I believe, it would simplify switching running system's init, since
you will have all tools needed.
For example, if you change system X to system Y, while you are still
have pid1 from system X, you could easily control it with /sbin/reboot.X