[rabbitmq-discuss] Using init.d vs upstart script on EC2 image

Reza Lotun rlotun at gmail.com
Fri Jul 16 17:05:07 BST 2010

Hi Marek,

> Do you think our main ubuntu package should also use upstart,
> or is it only relevant for EC2?

I don't see any reason why not. Whether it's EC2 or your laptop,
process respawning (and all the other advantages of upstart) would be

> Is it compatible with debian?

I believe debian is planning on switching to upstart
(http://lwn.net/Articles/351013/) - or at least they were as of
September 2009. I don't know what the current status is though.


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