[Openswan dev] /etc/init.d/setup gets installed again

Harald Jenny harald at a-little-linux-box.at
Wed Oct 6 02:11:13 EDT 2010

On Tue, Oct 05, 2010 at 09:53:50PM -0400, Paul Wouters wrote:
> On Wed, 6 Oct 2010, David McCullough wrote:
> >Jivin Harald Jenny lays it down ...
> >>Hi all (especially David and Tuomo),
> >>
> >>the Makefile for setup was changed so that the init script gets installed
> >>twice (again) - David and Tuomo could you two please fix this issue together
> >>so that both of you are ok with the solution? Paul please be aware that this
> >>issue may also come up in Fedora.
> >
> >Sorry about that,  I will look into it.  as far as I checked it,  my last
> >change should not have caused it to get installed (other than via the custom
> >install method it had).  I will see if I can sort it out,
> The problem was you broke "ipsec setup restart" :)
> ipsec setup should probably really call ipsec _realsetup directly.
> Though really really, we should kill a lot of the init scripting and get
> a modern slimmed down version, perhaps using an alternative way to restart
> pluto on demand.

Wouldn't it make sense to install some kind of whiteboard software where the
current state can be detailed as well as our ideas can be written down and
sorted so we may be able to break this project down to some tasks? I guess this
would really make it easier to start such an effort...

> Paul


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