New Upstart ReleaseToday we released Upstart 1.6, which includes the "stateful re-exec" feature, allowing Upstart to continue to supervise jobs after an upgrade of either itself, or any of its dependent libraries:
This will be available in Ubuntu Raring very soon.
Thanks to all the contributors:
- Colin Watson
- Eric S. Raymond
- Jason Conti
- Loïc Minier
- Steve Langasek
Like to get involved?
If you'd like to get involved with Upstart Development...
- Take a look at the ideas page
- Study the Hacking Upstart Together presentation
- Read the Upstart Cookbook
- Read the code
- Subscribe to the mailing list
- Join us on #upstart on freenode
Here's an early draft of what's planned for the next cycle:
If you're interested in contributing, let me know!
Update on Upstart in Debian
... But wait - there's more! Thanks to the efforts of Steve Langasek, Upstart 1.5 is now available in Debian: