systemd for 11.10 ?

Steve Langasek steve.langasek at
Thu May 12 09:40:12 UTC 2011

On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 12:01:50PM -0500, Patrick Goetz wrote:
> On 05/11/2011 04:57 AM, ubuntu-devel-request at wrote:
> >From: Reinhard Tartler <siretart at>
> >Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 10:55:09 +0200

> >So you want to require screen users to break their current user
> >experience by having them to write (system-wide) upstart scripts?

> I'm completely befuddled by this sub-topic.  As soon as you detach
> from a screen, it automatically re-attaches to init and hence should
> not be affected by anything that happens to gdm (or a shell)
> subsequently.

That's what happens *today*.  But cgroups are an entirely new interface in
the kernel that in systemd explicitly prevents that from happening.

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