[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#511565: sysv-rc: Duplicate execution of a SNNNsomething script.

Kel Modderman kel at otaku42.de
Mon Feb 2 11:34:00 UTC 2009

On Monday 12 January 2009 19:36:45 Ciprian Dorin Craciun wrote:
> Package: sysv-rc
> Version: 2.86.ds1-47~bpo40+1
> Severity: normal
> My setup is as follows: inside /etc/rcS.d I have two symlinks named S385script-a and S386script-b.

Only a 2 digit sequence number is valid. Very limited indeed, this is
what the dependency based boot system [0] aims to get rid of.

> The problem is that these scripts (and only these) are runned twice.
> I've solved the problem by renaming them as S38script-a and S39script-b.

That is the correct way.

> Notes: I need to name them like this, because I want them to run exactly between S37 and S39 (which are already defined)...
> Also it is strange that this setup worked fine for a few monts, and only now it broken...

I cannot see a bug, closing.

Thanks, Kel.

[0] http://wiki.debian.org/LSBInitScripts/DependencyBasedBoot

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