[systemd-devel] systemd and hostnamed (and nss-myhostname) - an alternative path
jerome at silentdome.com
Fri Jul 29 13:20:55 PDT 2011
After browsing through git I think I may have a viable solution to the
main issue of not being able to change that hostname before it is set at
Move the logic from hostname-setup.c into hostnamed a hostnamed
Make a hostnamed --setfromfile option and use in in a
That would allow a user (me) to use ExecStartPre or to create another
unit and set a Before=set-hostname.service. In this unit I can change
the /etc/hostname file before the hostname is set.
I know this may seem like a small issue but it is the only place so far
that I have found where systemd will not allow me to efficiently
configure something which I previously set via initscripts.
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