Arguments for reopening #935304

Mark Hindley mark at
Wed Sep 11 11:15:39 BST 2019

On Wed, Sep 11, 2019 at 09:21:05AM +0200, Lorenz wrote:
>    Hi,
> > systemd cannot be removed whilst it is PID 1 so sysvinit-core needs to be
> > installed first and the system rebooted. sysvinit-core conflicts with
> > systemd-sysv and libpam-systemd depends systemd-sysv. So installing
> > sysvinit-core forces the removal of anything depending on libpam-systemd
> > including the majority of many desktops.
>    Is the removing of sysvinit-core conflict vs systemd-sysv already been
>    explored as
>    a solution for this bug?

I don't think so. Don't they both provide /sbin/init?


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