re: Incompatibilities between runit and s6?

From: Charlie Brady <>
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:14:28 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 10 Jan 2018, Avery Payne wrote:

> I am guessing the differences will be subtle, and most of the general
> behavior you desire will remain the same. You may be able to get a way
> with a "sed 's/sv\ /s6-sv\ /' <old-script-name >new-script-name" on some of
> your scripts; give it a try, what could it hurt?

That would fail because, eg, 'sv t xxx' needs to become 's6-svc -t xxx'.

> Also, for those systems not running CentOS, what are you currently using
> for init + service management?

That's actually a null set, except for some old embedded systems running
busybox init+runit.
Received on Thu Jan 11 2018 - 14:14:28 UTC

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