Devuan bug report logs - #455
reportbug: does not recognize openrc-init as init

Package: reportbug; Severity: minor; Reported by: Ryutaroh Matsumoto <>; dated Sun, 10 May 2020 12:18:02 UTC; Maintainer for reportbug is Mark Hindley <>.

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Subject: reportbug: does not recognize openrc-init as init
From: Ryutaroh Matsumoto <>
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Package: reportbug
Version: 7.5.3+devuan3
Severity: minor

Dear Maintainer,

With kernel command line init=/sbin/openrc-init,
PID 1 is openrc-init. But reportbug says
Init: sysvinit (via /sbin/init)

Best regards, Ryutaroh Matsumoto

-- Package-specific info:

-- System Information:
Distributor ID:	Debian
Description:	Devuan GNU/Linux 3 (beowulf)
Release:	3
Codename:	beowulf
Architecture: x86_64

Kernel: Linux 4.19.0-8-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=en_US:en (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: sysvinit (via /sbin/init)
LSM: AppArmor: enabled

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.8.2
ii  python3            3.7.3-1
ii  python3-reportbug  7.5.3+devuan3
ii  sensible-utils     0.0.12

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  claws-mail                              <none>
pn  debconf-utils                           <none>
pn  debsums                                 <none>
pn  dlocate                                 <none>
pn  emacs-bin-common                        <none>
ii  file                                    1:5.35-4+deb10u1
pn  gnupg | pgp                             <none>
pn  postfix | exim4 | mail-transport-agent  <none>
pn  python3-urwid                           <none>
pn  reportbug-gtk                           <none>
pn  xdg-utils                               <none>

Versions of packages python3-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.8.2
ii  file               1:5.35-4+deb10u1
ii  python3            3.7.3-1
ii  python3-apt
ii  python3-debian     0.1.35
ii  python3-debianbts  2.8.2
ii  python3-requests   2.21.0-1
ii  sensible-utils     0.0.12

python3-reportbug suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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