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Would be nice to have, but doesn't look like a blocker (let me know if you disagree!). Pushing out to the next release.
You are the release manager, so you decide
I will still make a patch ready by end of this week though.
Here is a patch.
I checked the 3 init scripts and apparently only the CentOS one is affected.