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Additionally, designer of such a crazy interface should be shot immediately to stop propagating bogosity.
Poettering: The Biggest Myths
Posted Feb 7, 2013 15:59 UTC (Thu) by dlang (✭ supporter ✭, #313)
Then why is it that when people talk about doing exactly this, they get jumped by systemd people saying things like "why didn't you submit a bug report to get that capibility added to systemd" or "that's a stupid way to do things, you need to re-write your software to use systemd to do it"
This subthread started by the simple statement that socket-based activation was not always appropriate, with the acknowledgement that systemd could support this.
Posted Feb 7, 2013 16:03 UTC (Thu) by Cyberax (✭ supporter ✭, #52523)
If you have a compelling use-case of some exotic activation system for which it makes sense to add core support then doing a bugreport might be a good idea.
And in other cases it might be a good idea to simply rewrite the offending code.
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