[BusyBox] How to do 'init q' (or 'kill -HUP 1') with Busybox's init?

Erik Andersen andersen at lineo.com
Thu Sep 6 17:16:11 UTC 2001


On Thu Sep 06, 2001 at 04:07:43PM -0700, Ivan Passos wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
> I noticed that 'init q' on the Busybox doesn't have any effect on 
> making init re-read the contents of /etc/inittab, nor does 'kill -1 1'. 
> 
> Is there a way to make init re-read /etc/inittab on Busybox?? If not, 
> is there any special reason for not allowing init to do so, or is it 
> just not supported??

It just has never been implemented.
I'm willing to accept patches though...

 -Erik

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