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Re: vt2-6 still not available with base system

Simon McVittie, le Sun 09 Nov 2014 20:43:36 +0000, a écrit :
> I'm very tempted to say systemd in Debian should just make these 5
> symlinks to preserve traditional Debian behaviour, at least for
> jessie. It doesn't really even need to run systemctl, it can just use
> ln -s or whatever. People who are so desperately short of memory that
> 5 agetty instances are undesired can always disable them.
> If you want it to be clear that it's a Debian-specific thing that's
> pulling them in, maybe it would be better to add a new
> debian-gettys.target or debian-gettys.service that Wants them, and make
> it WantedBy an appropriate target?

That looks like the simplest way for now.

> A generator could be conditional on the absence of dbus.service, or
> some such, but then again so could a debian-gettys.service with
> ConditionPathExists=!/lib/systemd/system/dbus.service.

Indeed.  I'd however tend to just always start them, thus fixing along
the way bug #760916 which is a pain for blind people, and for which I
don't even know where to start debugging.


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