[systemd-devel] Question about plymouth-quit.service
lennart at poettering.net
Mon Oct 10 19:52:50 PDT 2011
On Tue, 11.10.11 10:35, cee1 (fykcee1 at gmail.com) wrote:
> Hi all,
> It seems plymouth-quit.service hasn't ever been activated on my Fedora15:
> systemctl status plymouth-quit.service
> plymouth-quit.service - Terminate Plymouth Boot Screen
> Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/plymouth-quit.service)
> Active: inactive (dead)
> CGroup: name=systemd:/system/plymouth-quit.service
> Then, how does it notify plymouth boot splash to quit?
gdm can do that internally.
> Also I noticed prefdm.service has relations with plymouth-quit.service:
> What does that mean?
It means that plymouth-quit.service is removed from the initial
transaction if gdm is pulled in since gdm handles that internally and
does not need plymouth-quit.service for that.
THis is what makes the smooth fading between plymouth and gdm work.
Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.
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