Open source init scheme with service supervision
runit can be used as a replacement for sysvinit, and other similar init schemes.
Being cross-platform, runit can be used on Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, *BSD, Solaris, and it can also easily be adapted to other Unix operating systems.
Detailed instructions on how to install runit from source on your Mac are available HERE.
- Service supervision
- Clean process state
- Reliable logging facility
- Fast system boot up and shutdown
- Packaging friendly
- Small code size
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What's New in This Release:
- doc/upgrade.html: fix typo.
- sv.c: on 'down', send runsv the 'down' command properly if not yet done (e.g. when taken up with 'once').