Bug#556893: #556893,say which 'defaults' are which better

Dmitry Bogatov KAction at disroot.org
Sun Oct 13 17:24:34 BST 2019

control: reassign -1 init-system-helpers
control: tags -1 +patch

[2019-09-28 15:21] Jesse Smith <jsmith at resonatingmedia.com>
> This has been addressed upstream in insserv by allowing the program to
> accept changes like this silently. All we need now is for update-rc.d to
> be updated to use the new behaviour (enabled with the -q flag) and this
> issue can be closed.

Thank you for bug triaging, Jesse. Reassigning back to

Dear init-system-helpers maintainer, please consider applying following

From 638717158f50fa24a119b69ee0888158d306f492 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Dmitry Bogatov <KAction at debian.org>
Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:55:45 +0000
Subject: [PATCH] Prevent insserv(8) from printing too much debug

Closes: #556893
 script/update-rc.d | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/script/update-rc.d b/script/update-rc.d
index 71fb1a6..03d21cf 100755
--- a/script/update-rc.d
+++ b/script/update-rc.d
@@ -181,7 +181,7 @@ sub create_sequence {
     $insserv = "/sbin/insserv" if ( -x "/sbin/insserv");
     # If insserv is not configured it is not fully installed
     my $insserv_installed = -x $insserv && -e "/etc/insserv.conf";
-    my @opts;
+    my @opts = ('--silent');
     push(@opts, '-f') if $force;
     # Add force flag if initscripts is not installed
     # This enables inistcripts-less systems to not fail when a facility is missing

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