Initng is a full replacement of the old and in many ways deprecated sysvinit tool. It is designed with speed in mind, doing as much as possible asynchronously, and using the system resources more efficiently.
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: This release aims at fixing a bug on 64-bit systems where initng crashed randomly.
Release Notes: This release includes a new internal event system which replaced plugin-hooks. An event plugin was added, which is a skeleton for ifiles event support. The behavior of initng when its PID is not 1 has changed. Fake-mode is now activated via the --fake parameter. A lot of bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: A new filemonitor plugin that reloads options if the user changes the file. A new netdev plugin. killalli5 has been rewritten to kill carefully. This release has initng-usplash support again. There are many other fixes.
Release Notes: Many bugfixes were made. Support for test/*/* service types were added along with a set of new plugins and some CPU optimizations.
No changes have been submitted for this release.