Bug 714705

Summary: Legacy SysV initscript file must go into an optional subpackage.
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jóhann B. Guðmundsson <johannbg>
Component: ntpAssignee: Miroslav Lichvar <mlichvar>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Jóhann B. Guðmundsson 2011-06-20 09:30:26 EDT
Description of problem:

Currently your component is providing both native systemd service files and
legacy sysv init script in the same package which is in violation of the
packaging guidelines[1]. 

Once a native systemd service file is shipped and if the intention is to
continue to maintain and ship the old sysv initscript the old sysvinit must go
into an optional subpackage.

"SysV Initscripts
Packages may also provide a SysV initscript file, but are not required to do
so. This format is considered legacy, but Fedora still contains init mechanisms
such as upstart which do not support the systemd unit file format. If present,
the SysV initscript(s) must go into an optional subpackage, so as not to
confuse sysadmins. The guidelines for SysV initscripts can be found here:
Packaging:SysVInitScript"

1.http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Guidelines:Systemd

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

ntp-4.2.6p3-4.fc16.x86_64.rpm

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Comment 1 Miroslav Lichvar 2011-06-20 10:08:01 EDT
*** Bug 697526 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Miroslav Lichvar 2011-07-20 07:58:00 EDT
SysV init scripts dropped in ntp-4.2.6p3-5.fc16.