Subject: Re: DEINSTALL scripts for daemon packages
To: Jon Buller <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/24/2001 09:21:47
        We should mandate that every rc script has to have a valid
	'stop' and 'status' option.

	I'd suggest that pkg_delete call the status by default and refuse
	to delete if the daemon is running, and have an optional flag to
	pkg_delete to call 'stop' as needed.

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