initscripts-compat-fedora - Compatibility functions for RH/Fedora /etc/init.d/ scripts to work in ALT

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package name initscripts-compat-fedora
Package version 9.72
Package release alt1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 12.80 KB
Download size 12.80 KB
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Compatibility functions for 3rd-party /etc/init.d/ scripts
(written for RH/Fedora) to work in ALT.
These compatibility functions are made available through
sourcing the standard ALT's file: /etc/rc.d/init.d/functions


Package Version Architecture Repository
initscripts-compat-fedora - - -


Name Value
/etc/rc.d/init.d -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(failure) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(msg_usage) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(success) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(warning) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d/functions -
coreutils -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


Name Value
/etc/rc.d/init.d(daemon) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(killproc) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(pidfileofproc) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(pidofproc) -
initscripts-compat-fedora = 9.72-alt1


Name Value
service < 0.5.27


Type URL
Binary Package initscripts-compat-fedora-9.72-alt1.noarch.rpm
Source Package initscripts-compat-fedora-9.72-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install initscripts-compat-fedora rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install initscripts-compat-fedora




2017-07-04 - Ivan Zakharyaschev <> 9.72-alt1
- functions-compat: copied the central piece of code from Fedora (tag 9.72)
and restored as in ALT: initlog, limited, hide pidof; ALT's status() overridden
because the check of the PID's executable is default in ALT and optional
in Fedora (with -b). (ALT#31952)
2017-05-25 - David Kaspar [Dee'Kej] <> - 9.72-1
- rename_device.c: rewrite of isCfg() function
- Add *.old to list of ignored files
- Replace usleep(1) calls with sleep(1) calls
2017-05-24 - David Kaspar [Dee'Kej] <> - 9.71-1
- usleep: print deprecation warning from now on
- sysconfig.txt: mention previously introduced NO_DHCP_HOSTNAME option
- re-add missing $HOSTNAME initialization
- ifup: add support for VLAN_EGRESS_PRIORITY_MAP
- specfile: mark 'rwtab' and 'statetab' as config files
- killproc/status: add missing '-b <binary>' option
- ifdown-eth: we need to flush global scope as well
- ifup-eth: remove quote marks
- po: download latest translations from zanata
- rwtab: add /var/lib/systemd/timers
- Update initscripts.pot
- Port headers in to 2017
2017-02-24 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 9.70-1
- move source to github
2016-08-30 - David Kaspar [Dee'Kej] <> - 9.69-1
- fedora-import-state should no longer try to create folder with empty name (#1370259)
2016-08-09 - David Kaspar [Dee'Kej] <> - 9.68-1
- fedora-import-state: skip modifying of existing folders (#1347436)
- functions: systemctl show now returns an error when unit does not exist
2016-07-19 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 9.67-1
- import-state: restore also sensitivity part of SELinux context
- network: run after
- ifup-eth: fix setting preferred_lft and valid_lft
- ifup: don't call nmcli on any lo device
- source_config: tell NetworkManger to load ifcfg file even for NM_CONTROLLED=no
- ipv6: wait for all global IPv6 addresses to leave the "tentative" state
- rwtab: /var/lib/nfs needs to copy the files
- functions: improve killing loops
- ifup: set valid_lft and preferred_lft to forever for static ip
- service: use systemd mangle for given service
2016-04-25 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 9.66-1
- remove autorelabel stuff
- autorelabel: turn quota off before relabeling
- network: Treat other tunnel interfaces, fixes ifdown stage
- autorelabel: call dracut-initramfs-restore before forced reboot
- sysconfig.txt: document PPPOE_EXTRA and PPPD_EXTRA
- ifdown-eth: fix comparison
2015-12-07 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 9.65-1
- init.d/functions: end with 0
- fedora-loadmodules: we don't have readahead anymore
- network-scripts: DEVICE and HWADRR could be quoted by apostrophe
- ifup-wireless: fix calling of phy_wireless_device
- ifdown: clean ipv4 localhost addresses
- ifup-eth: some bridge options are applied later
- service: improve status and stop function for daemon with intscripts
- init.d/functions: reload systemd if it can't see an initscript
2015-08-06 - Lukáš Nykrýn <> - 9.64-1
- network-functions: fix wireless detection
- fedora-readonly: use --make-slave with --bind mounts
- import-state: don't run restorecon when it does not exist
- network: modem type interfaces should explicitly start after and stop before common interfaces
- ifup-post: should be interpreted in bash

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