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Wmissing-systemd-service-for-init.d-script

The tag is present in Lintian version 2.113.26. That is the most recent version we know about.

We use semantic versions. The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the 2.113.0 release tag in our Git repository.

You can find the detection logic for this version at commit 43a81d7. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check systemd.

Visibility: warning

The specified init.d script has no equivalent systemd service.

Whilst systemd has a SysV init.d script compatibility mode, providing native systemd support has many advantages such as being able to specify security hardening features.

Please provide a suitable .service file for this script.

The following 313 source packages in the archive triggered the tag 359 times (in any Lintian version).

We found 7 overrides. The tag performed 98% of the time.