systemd (Was Re: tmpfs for strategic directories)

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at
Mon May 31 23:49:08 UTC 2010

On Wed, 26.05.10 14:57, Emmanuel Seyman (emmanuel.seyman at wrote:

> * Ola Thoresen [26/05/2010 14:39] :
> >
> > Would it not be more fruitful to discuss _why_ you (we?) need to edit 
> > the initscripts?  Describe what functionality is missing or wrong in the 
> > default ones?
> Editing environnement variables and indicating which specific interfaces
> I want the daemon to listen on for requests are the only real-world
> cases that come to my mind straight away.

You can just edit the .service file instead. I'd even argue that editing
a .service file is much nicer than editing a shell script, simply
because it is shorter and seperates control flow from configuration.


Lennart Poettering                        Red Hat, Inc.
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