Transmission and Deluge sysv to systemd

Tomasz Torcz tomek at
Wed Sep 7 14:50:04 UTC 2011

On Wed, Sep 07, 2011 at 02:43:56PM +0000, "Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" wrote:
> >>>> Here is a service file for transmission
> >>>>
> >>>   From the looks of it missing an
> > I uploaded a new version with this command and changes suggested by
> > Tomasz Torcz.
> Your unit file is still incomplete
> 2. If using an EnvironmentFile= we add '-' in front of the path.
> 3. Adding the -f has the daemon stuck in foreground leaving the user 
> waiting for the command to complete

  Note that Type=forking is removed in new version, so it defaults to
Type=simple and DTRT.

  (I would prefer dropping sysconfig file altogether, like Lennart suggested
some time ago. And few other. It should work with only ExecStart= and User=
in [Service]).

Tomasz Torcz            There exists no separation between gods and men:
xmpp: zdzichubg at   one blends softly casual into the other.

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