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- To: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: [SLUG] Runlevels
- From: Peter Hardy <peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 26 Aug 2006 13:43:41 +1000
On Sat, 2006-08-26 at 11:05 +0800, jam@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> As an arch bemoaner I think that you have rather succinctly made the point.
> I agree, my frustration is that so many really clever things have been
> dumbed-down and thereby lose the attributes that are not commonly used, but
> are so very important in a few situations (eg to hand: run level 2 vs 3, 5
> and shock-horror-gasp 4)
Debian's always had support for different runlevels. It's been sitting
around in init since forever.
But why on earth do you actually need them?