Services that can start by default policy feedback

Colin Walters walters at
Thu Feb 24 14:44:19 UTC 2011

On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 1:56 PM, Kevin Fenzi <kevin at> wrote:
> Greetings.
> FESCo is looking at the question of what services can start by default
> (ie, you install something and it's set to start automatically next
> time you boot up).

Honestly I think it'd be conceptually a lot simpler if all services
didn't start on RPM installation, period.  Specific ones that we want
enabled by default in a desktop install could simply be turned on in
the kickstart file.

Something like the attached patch (obviously incomplete, and not tested):
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