Upstart/Systemd (Re: Cannot get FAI to build jessie)

Moritz Struebe Moritz.Struebe at
Wed Jun 3 11:25:52 CEST 2015

Am 03.06.2015 um 09:21 schrieb Thomas Lange:
>>>>>> On Wed, 03 Jun 2015 08:44:18 +0200, Moritz Struebe <Moritz.Struebe at> said:
>     > Do we really need rcS, or shouldn't it be sufficient to just start fai
>     > using whatever startup-manager is used?
> No, we do not need rcS. It's sufficient to just start fai, but
> no other services via init.d or upstart or systemd. Currently FAI
> cares about starting all needed services.
So, why not set  init=/sbin/fai as kernel parameter. That should nicely
work around all these ugly hacks. Or did I miss something?


Dipl.-Ing. Moritz 'Morty' Strübe (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter)
Lehrstuhl für Informatik 4 (Verteilte Systeme und Betriebssysteme)
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
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