Bug 2236 - initrunlvl dangling symlink
initrunlvl dangling symlink
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: SysVinit (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-04-17 10:22 EDT by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-04-17 11:31:15 EDT
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Description Chris Ricker 1999-04-17 10:22:18 EDT
SysVinit 2.74-10 makes the link

/etc/initrunlvl -> ../var/run/initrunlvl

However, /var/run/initrunlvl is no longer made....
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-04-17 11:31:59 EDT
THe symlink is still possibly needed for very old (3.03) systems
in order to shut the system done. However, since those systems
are pretty rare these days, the link will be created only when

Fixed in SysVinit-2.74-11.

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