systemd and mounting filesystems

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at
Mon Oct 10 20:58:26 UTC 2011

On Wed, 05.10.11 09:18, "Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" (johannbg at wrote:

> On 10/05/2011 08:55 AM, Steven Whitehouse wrote:
> > Ok, excellent, so there is really just one issue to try and resolve in
> > that case I think, which is the ordering of mounts vs. gfs_controld
> > start,
> Hum...
> Could that be solved either by creating mount/path units ( for the mount 
> point ) and or by adding to gfs_controld.service 
> if it needs network support the unit section of that service file would 
> look something like this..
> [Unit]

That won't really work, as is generally accepted to
something that is started after (for example, because is ordered after NM which is a normal service and hence
started after is ordered after however, which basically means by specifiying the above
you'd create a dep loop "network before gfs before local-fs before basic
before NM before network".


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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