Package Details: sysvinit 2.99-2

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Package Base: sysvinit
Description: Linux System V Init
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Licenses: GPL
Conflicts: systemd-sysvcompat
Provides: sysvinit
Submitter: maandree
Maintainer: eatmyvenom
Last Packager: eatmyvenom
Votes: 29
Popularity: 0.004194
First Submitted: 2013-05-16 16:45
Last Updated: 2021-03-03 00:18

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mdevaev commented on 2013-12-18 12:03

Sysvinit-tools package has been removed from the repository and some utilites such as killall5 missing in procps-ng. I have a package that provides them without conflict with procps-ng.

Slamd64 commented on 2013-11-02 11:04

To fix make error caused by 'crypt' just do ln -s /usr/lib/ /usr/lib/libcrypt.a

realx commented on 2013-11-01 14:59

sulogin.o: In function `main':
sulogin.c:(.text.startup+0x33e): undefined reference to `crypt'
collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
<builtin>: recipe for target 'sulogin' failed
make[1]: *** [sulogin] Error 1

maandree commented on 2013-06-12 07:09

It has now been patch for the /usr/bin merge

ConnorBehan commented on 2013-06-12 04:13

This package might install everything into /usr/bin but there are multiple sbins hardcoded into the source. You have to either write a patch for that or make sure that you don't reboot in between updating this package and finishing the /usr/bin upgrade.

x33a commented on 2013-06-02 17:22

arch=('i386' 'x86_64')

should be

arch=('i686' 'x86_64')

anrxc commented on 2013-06-01 17:37

So it has finally happened. AUR kept refusing upload of 'sysvinit' over and over
for the past few months.

In case anyone here needs them, old SysV init scripts:

maandree commented on 2013-05-31 10:20


Lone_Wolf commented on 2013-05-31 10:12

To avoid upgrade problems due to the coming move of /bin, /sbin , /usr/sbin to /usr/bin this package needs to install the files in /usr/bin instead of /sbin .