Bug#1038903: initscripts: orphan-sysvinit-scripts needs to be a prerequisite, not optional.

Thorsten Glaser t.glaser at tarent.de
Thu Jun 22 23:34:14 BST 2023

On Thu, 22 Jun 2023, David Griffith wrote:

>of no use unless sysvinit is being used and its absence leads to random 
>packages (some important) not working at all; orphan-sysvinit-scripts 
>should be a prerequisite.

Huh? No. Currently, orphan-sysvinit-scripts doesn’t contain init scripts
for anything I use on my Debian systems (all sysvinit) for example, and
only one (avahi) for something that’s installed but I don’t use myself,
it is only from a dependency.

This is entirely optional.

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