systemd requires HTTP server and serves QR codes

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at
Tue Oct 9 14:05:10 UTC 2012

On Tue, 09.10.12 09:49, Matthew Miller (mattdm at wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 09, 2012 at 03:29:05PM +0200, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> > > I think negotiate-auth would be a really good feature here, since many
> > > enterprise deployments use kerberos based SSO in their intranets.
> > well, this is really computers authenticating against computers, not
> > users against computers. Hence I think kerberos/SSO is not really the
> > most appropriate logic, since it's very user-bound, no?
> I think the envisioned use would be admins peeking at the logs, but not
> allowing regular users to do so. (Commonly currently accomplished by making
> /var/log/messages owned and readable by the wheel group.)

The HTTP thingy is not really how admins should access the logs. They
should just use journalctl.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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