[arch-general] systemd network configuration

Fons Adriaensen fons at linuxaudio.org
Wed Jul 25 10:03:37 EDT 2012

On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 11:57:02AM +0200, Tom Gundersen wrote:
> Then create a service file in /etc/systemd/system/davids-network.service
> [unit]
> description= David's Network Setup
> Wants= network.target
> Before= network.target
> [service]
> Type = oneshot
> ExecStart=/usr/local/bin/davids-network.sh
> [instal]
> WantedBy= multi-user.target

Can't help it, I find this syntax ugly (CamelCase), illiterate
(assigning values to prepositions and verbs), and confusing.
In 'A.service', what does 'Before= B' mean ? Does A come 
before B or the inverse ?



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