Getting rid of systemd-sysv-convert?

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Thu Jun 20 23:11:34 UTC 2013

Am 21.06.2013 01:05, schrieb Bill Nottingham:
> Reindl Harald (h.reindl at said: 
>> yes - why was such a basic service *not* a systemd-unit
>> at the F15 release-day?
> Because it's not a service in the traditional sense at all. To
> move it to systemd requires one of:
> - adding a minimum wrapper that just execs the same pile of shell, which
>   gains you conversion for conversion's sake
> - building a generator that creates ifup@<config>.service entries which
>   are then pulled into a or similar... which then means
>   that you get a *vastly* different service profile for the network
>   script than when using NM, and is a large new paradigm for a service
>   that's not the default

nobody says any of this

/etc/init.d/ should be empty, with wrappers or not, on a
distribution switching to systemd - period

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