Re: I'm not a huge fan of systemd
On Wednesday, July 09, 2014 12:06:28 AM Steve Litt wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Jul 2014 17:55:15 -0400
> Tom H <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > * No mechanism for process monitoring and restarting beyond inittab.
> :-) Maybe start your processes with Daemontools.
> I'm serious. If a process is that important that it needs to restart
> the instant it terminates, Daemontools can do that.
Geez. 28 years now and the only trouble I've had with running daemons via
inittab would be when I broke something and the program would try to restart
too fast. Init ensures (to a reasonble degree) that programs always run. And
if init stopped, the computer has much bigger problems than a daemon not