Re: Runit debian package fix for Ubuntu 16.04

From: Gerrit Pape <>
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:46:33 +0000

On Mon, Jul 25, 2016 at 09:02:22AM +0100, Jonathan de Boyne Pollard wrote:
> Pierre Jacomet:
> >I did a couple of fixes to the debian package installer such that
> >the debian/ubuntu installer deals properly with the dichotomy
> >between systemd and upstart and the fact that they both may be
> >installed in the system at the same time. This was causing the
> >installer to fail in ubuntu 16.04. I have a fix, which involves
> >strictly working with the debian files and wanted to submit it. Is
> >the right place to start here or in some debian or possibly an
> >ubuntu maintainers list?
> >
> See these, which I have already tried to draw M. Pape's attention to
> once already (without a response so far):
> *
> *

I never worked with Ubuntu packages. But runit in Debian now gets some
improvements, and since Ubuntu is downstream of many packages in Debian,
this might solve this problem too eventually.

Regards, Gerrit.
Received on Mon Aug 22 2016 - 13:46:33 UTC

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