Re: libsystemd [was: Re: Is missing SysV-init support a bug?]
Dmitry Bogatov <email@example.com> writes:
> I can understand this need, although never needed it myself.
> But implementation makes me sad. Instead of creating UNIX-way solution
> (create /var/run/foo.ready, when you are ready?), it does the worst
> thing I can imagine.
If communicating with another local daemon via a UNIX domain socket is the
worst thing that you can imagine, you don't have a very good imagination.
:) That's been a long-standing, very UNIX-y way of doing things like this
dating back literally decades. (When was INN 1.0? 1994? I think BIND
may have done something similar even earlier.)
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>