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Re: The new normal of logging




Gene Heskett <gheskett@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> On Thursday 26 October 2017 15:22:35 Nicholas Geovanis wrote:
>
>> On Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 1:46 PM, Jonathan de Boyne Pollard <
>>
>> J.deBoynePollard-newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > Roberto C. Sánchez:
>> >
>> > Is this the new normal, for things to get captured in some systemd
>> > log
>> >
>> >> [...]?
>> >>
>> >> * https://unix.stackexchange.com/a/294206/5132 Yes.
>>
>> Thanks for that. And quoting that article....
>> " And there's also systemd, that is slowly phagocytosing the UNIX part
>> of Linux...."
>>
>> :-D
>
> I'm old enough to have taken phonics in grade school, but that obviously 
> invented word could probably be replaced by a 4 letter adjective...

You got me curious -- apparently phagocytosis was named in 1880.  But
yes, systemd seems to be attempting to subsume all other daemons, and is
pretty worrying for that reason...