[lfs-dev] systemd vs system V
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Mar 31 18:42:59 PDT 2014
Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2014 at 01:26:46PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> The init program is controlled by the /etc/inittab file and is organized
>> into run levels that can be run by the user:
>> 0 — halt
>> 1 — Single user mode
>> 2 — Multiuser, without networking
>> 3 — Full multiuser mode
>> 4 — User definable
>> 5 — Full multiuser mode with display manager
>> 6 — reboot
>> The usual default run level is 3 or 5.
> I believe that debian-based sysv desktop distros make run levels 2
> to 5 identical (full multiuser with display manager), although the
> user can customise them to do different things.
Right, but the LSB is as above. There are lots of variations though.
See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Init and
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runlevel. I went with the LSB spec.
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