SystemD - F-16

mike cloaked mike.cloaked at
Sun Nov 13 12:41:14 UTC 2011

On Sun, Nov 13, 2011 at 11:12 AM, T.C. Hollingsworth
<tchollingsworth at> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 12, 2011 at 10:10 PM, Tom Horsley <horsley1953 at> wrote:
>> On Sun, 13 Nov 2011 00:00:13 -0500
>> Fedora User wrote:
>>> The system does seem to
>>> boot faster but this is really arcane compared to sysV which seemed
>>> very straightforward.
>> Arcane is the word. One big problem is the complete
>> lack of anything like chkconfig --list for systemd
>> services (it would be nice if chkconfig just figured
>> out how to provide the info and included it).
> Unfortunately, chkconfig itself doesn't translate to systemd well.
> However, this thread got me thinking that there is a need for a
> chkconfig-like tool for systemd.  So, I wrote one:
> It uses systemd's DBus interface to provide an equivalent to
> "chkconfig --list", and manages the symlinks in /etc/systemd/ much
> like chkconfig managed the symlinks in /etc/rc.d.  It replicates some
> functionality that systemctl provides (in fact, it calls systemctl in
> those instances), but does several things systemctl does not.
> It does not implement the exact same syntax as chkconfig, for instance
> it replaces "--level" with "--target".  But, with its slight
> deviations, it provides most of the functionality of chkconfig in a
> way that fully maps to systemd.
> Hopefully some will find it helpful.

Whilst we are on the subject can someone tell me what the systemd
equivalent is for the command "service iptables save" ?


mike c

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