Systemd unit file: Can/Should ExecStart and ExecStop run a script?

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Wed Oct 19 20:48:48 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 3:26 PM, Lennart Poettering
<mzerqung at> wrote:
> You should manage acess control of device nodes from udev rules. That's
> the only reasonably safe way to handle these things. And this should not
> be mentioned at all in systemd unit files.

Well, that's a bit beyond me at this point. I'm not sure that anyone
using MythTV from RPM Fusion is even choosing to run mythbackend as
anyone other than root. Perhaps for the time being I won't give them a


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