Removing conflicts of init system

Dmitry Bogatov KAction at
Sun Dec 23 14:58:15 GMT 2018

[2018-12-21 11:31] Josh Triplett <josh at>
> You might consider submitting a patch to GRUB to add runit to that list,
> or better yet making that behavior look for symlinks in /lib/inits/ or
> similar and make an entry for every link that doesn't match /sbin/init.
> (If you do so with fallbacks to the existing entries for systemd and
> sysvinit, that'll make a transition simpler, and GRUB can remove the
> fallbacks as soon as systemd and sysvinit add links in /lib/inits/.)
> Does that sound reasonable?

Sorry, it does not. Why maintain list of special cases, if alternatives
provide systematic solution?

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