[arch-releng] [PATCH 2/5] [configs/releng] Enable systemd services

Dave Reisner d at falconindy.com
Sun Sep 16 08:38:03 EDT 2012

On Sun, Sep 16, 2012 at 02:01:03PM +0200, Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> Am 16.09.2012 11:17, schrieb Thomas Bächler:
> > Am 16.09.2012 10:40, schrieb Pierre Schmitz:
> >> Am 12.09.2012 09:10, schrieb Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi:
> >>> dhcpcd at eth0.service ntpd.service || true' \
> >>
> >> This is not going to work. You only enable dhcp on eth0 here. It should
> >> be enabled on all devices. You cannot know if there is an eth0 device or
> >> if it is the one connected to the lan. We just need to implement this:
> >> https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/31543
> > 
> > The service proposed there uses dhcpcd -w, which is a bad idea for us.
> Why? Don't we get a login when the network target is not reached?

The daemon would have 90s or so (whatever the default timeout is) to
pick up a network connection and fork. If it doesn't do that, it's going
to stall boot until the timeout, and then get brutally killed by systemd.

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