[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#427649: Bug#427649: sysv-rc: cupsys service not started properly when CONCURRENCY=shell

Ritesh Raj Sarraf rrs at researchut.com
Wed Jun 6 07:33:27 UTC 2007

On 6/5/07, Petter Reinholdtsen <pere at hungry.com> wrote:
> [Ritesh Raj Sarraf]
> > I have cups installed for printing related work.
> >
> > I've CONCURRENCY=shell in my /etc/init.d/rc script.
> >
> > With these settings, on boot, my box doesn't send a command to the
> > printer when I request for a print.  I'm manually required to
> > restart cupsys to be able to print.
> This sound to me like a bug in the boot ordering, and that
> init.d/cupsys using the "wrong" order number, ie it can not start at
> the same time as those with the same order number as itself, and need
> to be moved to a higher order number.

On system startup, the cupsys daemon is started as reported by the
status command.

> When using CONCURRENCY=shell, all init.d scripts with the same
> sequence number must be able to start at the same time.

I'll look into the initscript to see if it has any dependency on other services.

Ritesh Raj Sarraf
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