systemd for 11.10 ?

James Hunt james.hunt at ubuntu.com
Wed May 11 10:25:37 UTC 2011


On 10/05/11 21:45, Phillip Susi wrote:
> On 5/10/2011 4:15 PM, James Hunt wrote:
>> If you are seeing strange behaviour, please raise bugs so we can look at
>> them.
> 
> It is a design limitation AFAIK, not a bug.  At least the last time I
> asked SJR about it, Upstart doesn't use cgroups to track children like
> systemd does, and so it looses track of children of the jobs it creates,
> such as programs the logged in user runs, and they can continue running
> even though you stop the gdm job.
> 
>> As of natty, Upstart has a socket bridge which is very similar to
>> systemd's "socket activation" facility. Note that both products' socket
>> features are probably going to be most effective for server-type apps
>> though.
> 
> Ahh, I hadn't noticed that.  I'll have to read up on it.
> 
The best place to start is:

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/NattyNarwhal/TechnicalOverviewUpstart

Regards,

James.




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