[arch-dev-public] systemd 207 ignores /etc/sysctl.conf

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Sat Sep 14 01:11:04 EDT 2013

Am 13.09.2013 23:10, schrieb Gaetan Bisson:
> [2013-09-13 21:59:17 +0200] Pierre Schmitz:
>> Anyway, we should still come up with a short news item; shouldn't hurt
>> us and probably saves people some trouble.
> Here's a proposal:
> From version 207 on, systemd will not apply the settings from
> /etc/sysctl.conf anymore: it will only apply those from /etc/sysctl.d/*
> . Since the settings of our default /etc/sysctl.conf shipped by
> procps-ng have become kernel defaults anyway, we have decided to
> deprecate this file.
> Upon upgrading to procps-ng-3.3.8-3, you will be prompted to move any
> changes you made to /etc/sysctl.conf under /etc/sysctl.d . The easiest
> way to do this is to run:
> 	pacman -Syu
> 	mv /etc/sysctl.conf.pacsave /etc/sysctl.d/99-sysctl.conf
> If you never customized /etc/sysctl.conf, you have nothing to do.

Sounds fine to me.

Pierre Schmitz, https://pierre-schmitz.com

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