Bug#1000879: orphan-sysvinit-scripts: Remove iwd init script

Job Bautista jobbautista9 at protonmail.com
Wed Dec 1 03:11:38 GMT 2021

Matthew Vernon wrote:
> Hi,
> On 30/11/2021 15:50, Job Bautista wrote:
>> Package: orphan-sysvinit-scripts
>> Version: 0.10
>> Severity: normal
>> X-Debbugs-Cc: jobbautista9 at protonmail.com
>> Please remove iwd's init script, as it's added now in iwd 1.20-2.
> This will need some co-ordination, I think; orphan-sysvinit-scripts uses
> ucf to manage /etc/init.d/iwd (as a link to
> /usr/share/orphan-sysvinit-scripts/iwd).
> Are you planning on using ucf to manage this file?
> [this is relevant because ucfr --purge will fail if iwd has taken over,
> and it would probably be better for iwd to take over the registration
> with ucf itself. If you're not using ucf I think we can simply ucfr
> --purge and ucf --purge]

Hello, I don't think iwd uses ucf to manage the init script.
/etc/init.d/iwd is not a soft link but a real file. I'm not 100% sure
about this though as I'm not the package maintainer of iwd, so I'm
CC'ing him to this bug right now.

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