[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#515595: Bug#515595: Bug#515595: /sbin/runinit confused over runlevel

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at debian.org
Sat Feb 21 01:15:07 UTC 2009

On Mon, 16 Feb 2009, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Martin F Krafft]
> > /sbin/runlevel is obviously confused, while /sbin/init seems to know
> > precisely what the runlevel is:
> I believe runlevel uses /var/run/*tmp, and guess its content is bogus.
> Any idea what could mess up the utmp/wtmp files?

Can't we fix it to ask init?  Resilience is good, and init is NEVER wrong
about the runlevel...

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  Henrique Holschuh

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