why does my systemd-services not work?

Michal Schmidt mschmidt at redhat.com
Fri Jun 17 08:22:05 UTC 2011

On 06/17/2011 02:05 AM, Bob Arendt wrote:
> mpd forks and daemonizes itself, so the main pid dies.

There is a misunderstanding about what "main PID" means.
It is not the PID of the original process which forks and then exits. It 
should be the PID of the process of the running daemon. The one that 
gets written to the PID file.


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