Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 27th Aug 2006 08:18 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu Ubuntu is developing the "upstart", a replacement for the init daemon, the process spawned by the kernel that is responsible for starting, supervising and stopping all other processes on the system. The article compares upstart to Solaris SMF, Apple's launchd, and initng.
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Good idea. Added.

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Why just don't create a new runlevel (or take existing runlevel 4 (unused) ) to boot a minimal X server configuration + framebuffer/vesa drivers (or damnsmalllinux like), not proprietary drivers or accelerated open source drivers (radeon, mga, nv) --> Emergency/Safe graphical mode.

Edited 2006-08-27 10:22

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