[arch-general] Alternative init system proposal

Guus Snijders gsnijders at gmail.com
Tue Feb 9 16:34:02 UTC 2016

Op 9 feb. 2016 17:27 schreef "Michał Zegan" <webczat_200 at poczta.onet.pl>:

> A note about using shell scripts in systemd:
> Who said you can't? and I don't talk about systemd's init.d
> compatibility that is disabled in arch. Although you have to write
> unit files, you can start scripts, so you do not really lose
> flexibility. Also systemd's isolation capabilities are superior, there
> are some things you currently cannot do from scripts, like
> PrivateTmp=yes and stuff.

Isolation is AFAIK based on cgroups, not the easiest subject, but certainly
not impossible to implement.

PrivateTmp: Does that more then setting $TEMP to a custom value?

I'm just being curious here.

Mvg, Guus Snijders

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