what if native systemd service is slower than old sysvinit script?

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Thu Sep 15 22:27:49 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-09-15 at 14:14 -0400, Bernd Stramm wrote:

> Many computers are booted very rarely, once a day or so, and then
> sit idle for very long periods of time. This is very wasteful. The
> reason people do this is because booting takes a long time compared to
> starting the set of applications they use. 
> If you could boot and start applications in say, 1/2 second, usage
> patterns would be completely different.

What you really want there, though, is efficient and reliable suspend,
not full power cycle. This is what everyone does with cellphones and
Adam Williamson
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