systemd wiki page and FAQ

Rahul Sundaram metherid at
Mon Mar 28 15:42:12 UTC 2011

On 03/28/2011 08:44 PM, Ashwin Mansinghka wrote:
> On 03/28/2011 05:40 PM, Rahul Sundaram wrot
> I am attaching a very old document which lays down the steps for
> "mgetty" for Dial-In modem configuration, and is used even now by many
> new users / new students for their simple lab set ups for experiments
> etc. at the same place where the document was written. Just wanted to
> revise the document adequately to keep it compatible for future Fedora
> (systemd) releases.
> The "init q" helps in just inserting a "#" at the appropriate place in
> /etc/inittab and reinitializing the init without any extra scripting
> or efforts, through a simple script to use the same modem for a
> Dial-Out purpose and revert back again.
> If, systemd offers such functionality like "init q" in any other
> manner (would like to know about it) it will surely help. Otherwise,
> students being students will surely find alternatives :)

I recommend posting to systemd mailing list or filing a RFE.   init q
would be useless in systemd since /etc/inittab is not used anymore. 


Ps:  Avoiding using html.  It makes your mails terrible to read. 

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