[Tfug] Well, now i've seen it all.

Dave Thompson dthomp325 at gmail.com
Tue May 31 08:23:51 MST 2011

Ubuntu has been using upstart since version 6.10 (2006), and the world
hasn't ended. Here's an article describing why:
http://www.linux.com/archive/feed/57213. I'm guessing that the root of
Bowie's discontent matches this line from the article: "modern desktop
computers and servers are very different beasts from those in use ten
[15] years ago".

On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 1:02 AM, Bowie J. Poag <bpoag at comcast.net> wrote:
> Amusingly, IIRC, this is how NeXT was.....Pure BSD, one big ass startup script. :)
>> I'm surprised you're not pining for BSD style initscripts or DJB's
>> daemontools...
>> - Zack
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