sysvinit package in Ubuntu

bootlogd: daemon to log boot messages
initscripts: scripts for initializing and shutting down the system
sysv-rc: System-V-like runlevel change mechanism
sysvinit-utils: System-V-like utilities

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programs required for booting a Debian system and doing basic process managemen

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sysvinit 2.86 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the main series or this package is linked to the wrong sysvinit series.

The Vivid Vervet (pre-release freeze)
2.88dsf-53.2ubuntu11 release (main) 2015-03-09
The Utopic Unicorn (current stable release)
2.88dsf-41ubuntu18 release (main) 2014-08-26
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.88dsf-41ubuntu6.1 updates, proposed (main) 2015-03-25
2.88dsf-41ubuntu6 release (main) 2014-03-13
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.88dsf-13.10ubuntu11.1 updates (main) 2012-08-02
2.88dsf-13.10ubuntu11 release (main) 2012-04-14
The Lucid Lynx (supported)
2.87dsf-4ubuntu17.5 updates (main) 2012-01-30
2.87dsf-4ubuntu17 release (main) 2010-03-30