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Old 04-28-2003, 12:19 PM   #1
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Non-SysV INIT Distros


Can anybody think of any other distributions that do not use the normal System V boot scripts? I have come to hate these, and was wondering if there were any other kind of boot scripts out there.

Gentoo?
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LFS using BSD-Style hint
 
Old 04-28-2003, 01:14 PM   #2
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Slackware does not use sysv init... if I remember correct anyway.
 
Old 04-28-2003, 02:14 PM   #3
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Arch and Crux use bsd-stylish initscripts..
 
Old 04-28-2003, 03:18 PM   #4
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I already listed Slackware.

Ahhh, Crux & Arch. How could I forget those... Crux is really starting to catch my eye. It has a ports system as well as a tar.gz based package system. I might have to try it. Arch also looked interesting.
 
  


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