Need systemd unit file help.

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Sun Sep 25 19:49:58 UTC 2011

Richard Shaw wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 7:01 AM, Michal Schmidt <mschmidt at>
> wrote:
>> Or, instead of building all the modules from akmods.service, you
>> can build them using 'akmods --akmod ...' from their own akmod-*.service
>> where the ordering will be defined as needed.
> Here they provide their own .service file and akmods could be run more
> than once during boot if the user has more than one akmod package
> installed?

I think the idea is to run it only for each specific akmod, not for all at 

> I like the first option because it seems more elegant, but also more
> complicated. I like the second option because it puts the onus of
> getting the .service file right on the maintainer of the driver
> package and not me :)

I think the second option is more elegant, it fits more into the spirit of 
parallelized boot. I guess it even allows building independent akmods in 

        Kevin Kofler

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