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Re: [OT] Systemd and forking programs (was systemd can't start a dæmon and doesn't give any error either)




On Tue, Oct 09, 2018 at 10:34:23AM +0100, Jonathan Dowland wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 09, 2018 at 11:04:21AM +0200, tomas@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >Now systemd is very opinionated [1] software, and "there is just one
> >way to do it", so the daemons serviced by it have to behave in this
> >one way (stay in the foreground).
> 
> It certainly is opinionated, but daemons serviced by it do not *have* to
> behave in this one way: the version on my system (232-25+deb9u4)
> supports "simple" (this no-fork mode that we are discussing), "forking",
> "oneshot", "dbus", "notify" and "idle" (via man systemd.service(5)).

Thanks for the clarification

Cheers
-- t

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