Question about init script info block

Theodore Ts'o tytso at
Fri Aug 23 13:32:46 PDT 2002

On Fri, Aug 23, 2002 at 08:40:59PM +0200, Thorsten Kukuk wrote:
> Hi,
> for the info block of a init script header file, we define:
> "# {keyword}: [arg1] [arg2] ..."
> I got now a bug report, that a script, which uses more than one
> space, is not LSB conform because of this description. Does this
> description really say that only exact one space is allowed? I don't
> think so.

We didn't specify this, but we probably should have.  I'd agree that
extra spaces should be permitted.  This is something that should be
clarified in the next LSB version.

						- Ted

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