[arch-dev-public] Switching to systemd by default in new installations

Tom Gundersen teg at jklm.no
Sun Oct 7 18:44:58 EDT 2012

On Sun, Oct 7, 2012 at 9:12 PM, Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no> wrote:
> I
> agree that the symlink situation is unacceptable and I think the best
> solution would be to just remove all the symlinks and tell people to
> only put stuff in DAEMONS that don't have systemd services.
> At worst this might mean that some things are started twice, probably
> one of the two instances will fail and with the right advice in a news
> item I don't think it is too much too expect our users to figure out
> that they just need to remove the relevant DAEMONS from rc.conf.

I updated initscripts in testing to what I think is an acceptable
state and removed it from base.

Notice that this does not address Dave's concern, but assumes that we
will just remove the symlinks we have put in networkmanager++ before
this goes to [extra]. We'd also need to actually add
systemd-sysvcompat to base before making the move.



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