[HEADS-UP] systemd for F14 - the next steps

Simo Sorce ssorce at redhat.com
Fri Jul 23 03:23:19 UTC 2010

On Fri, 23 Jul 2010 04:12:53 +0200
Lennart Poettering <mzerqung at 0pointer.de> wrote:

> To get rid of dep cycles we have to declare which daemon may use which
> other daemon. For example, for the case of mysql and syslog, we can
> say that mysql is client and syslog is server and then be done with
> it. If we look on sssd things are a bit different though: I think we
> must allow syslog to execute NSS queries. And that basically means
> that sssd as backend of NSS cannot be allowed to use syslog. (unless
> you write your own client implementation for /dev/log which works
> asynchronously and buffers messages locally if they cannot be
> written).

Luckily I have ways to prevent loops, don't worry, that was problem
number I had to resolve many many moons ago, it is taken care of.

But I think we are getting wildly off-topic anyway.


Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York

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