Subject: run levels (was Re: The new rc.d stuff...)
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/24/2000 10:46:59
Andrew Brown <email@example.com> writes:
> ps - do you mind if i ask which part of my silly idea you object to
> more? is it the part where init uses the kernel as a bulletin board
> so that anyone can find out what "state" the system is in? or is it
> the part where shutdown just tells init to change "state" and init
> does the actually shutting down?
It's the part where we provide mechanisms to do runlevels -- in
kernel, in init, in anywhere.
Perry Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org
"Ask not what your country can force other people to do for you..."