Opentmpfiles: please have a look at proposed init scripts

Mark Hindley mark at
Fri Jan 10 14:48:04 GMT 2020

On Fri, Jan 10, 2020 at 01:57:01PM +0100, Lorenz wrote:
>    Hi,
>    In case you've missed the discussion [1][2], there is an opentmpfiles
>    package
>    already in the NEW queque.
>    Opentmpfiles is meant as a drop in replacement for systemd-tmpfiles.
>    There is a MR [3] that provides sysvinit script and the DD is ready to
>    merge.
>    Anyway, more eyes are better so, can someone have a look at the
>    scripts?
>    (boring details about tmpfiles.d at the bottom)
>    Also, another important thing to understand:
>    is Devuan ok with using 'systemd-tmpfiles' from systemd package or
>    prefers to use opentmpfiles? the GR has a sentence about 'cooperation
>    with downstream' so this can be important.

The systemd package is blocked from devuan, so if systemd-tmpfiles is part of
that, it will not be in Devuan.


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