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startpar-upstart-inject - notify startpar of started/stopped upstart jobs
is a helper command for notifying
whenever an upstart job has started or stopped. It allows
to run in a manner compatible with upstart-based systems, where
many/most jobs are started directly by upstart and not by
In this scenario,
must be notified whenever an upstart job has started so that it can run
the init scripts for services that declare a dependency on that job.
command takes three arguments, all of which are mandatory.
The name of the
job. Normally this will match the name of a script in the
The instance of the
job, if any; otherwise, an empty string. This is currently ignored by
which has no concept of service instances.
The single word
which indicates whether the listed job has been started or stopped.
upstart job which invokes
each time another upstart job starts
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