[arch-general] Systemd with encrypted Btrfs

Aurko Roy roy.aurko at gmail.com
Tue Jul 24 07:04:23 EDT 2012

    Thanks for your answer. In the end I decided to stick with
systemd-sysvcompat with my own rc-local.service (since I didn't need
the other stuff in the initscripts-systemd package). I must say I'm
starting to like systemd despite the minor hiccups due to changes in


On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 4:17 PM, Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 12:40 PM, Aurko Roy <roy.aurko at gmail.com> wrote:
>>     Yeah it works fine with the initscripts-systemd package but I had
>> replaced that with the systemd-sysvcompat package for a pure systemd
>> setupd. I was wondering if there is a reason why they've discontinued
>> support for rc.local in that. AFAIK Fedora has a pure systemd setup (I
>> may be wrong there) but still support rc.local. Perhaps I'm
>> missing/misunderstanding something.
> Fedora still have quite a bit of legacy stuff (probably even more than
> what we do). I'd argue that rc.local{,.shutdown} is legacy, and that
> people would be better off by either writing .service files, or fixing
> whatever bugs are being worked around (which is mostly the use-case)
> properly.
> Even if you use systemd-sysvcompat support, you are of course free to
> copy the rc-local serivce files from the initscripts-systemd pacakge
> and put them in /etc/systemd/system/
> -t

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