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

Tom Hughes tom at
Wed Oct 19 21:50:35 UTC 2011

On 19/10/11 22:34, Tom Hughes wrote:
> On 19/10/11 22:27, Kay Sievers wrote:
>> Like mentioned earlier in this thread, just put the user into the
>> audio/video system group and forget about any permissions management.
> My unit was based on a translation of the old init scripts but yes, it
> looks like you're right that all of the devices they modify the ACLs on
> are in either the audio or video groups.
> I'll try changing my units when the box isn't in use...

I've tried this now and it all seems to work.


Tom Hughes (tom at

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