[pulseaudio-discuss] Starting PulseAudio using SystemD

Jan Steffens jan.steffens at gmail.com
Mon Aug 1 10:57:06 PDT 2011

On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 1:51 PM, Tanu Kaskinen <tanuk at iki.fi> wrote:
> Could you be more specific? Are you planning to run Pulseaudio in the
> system-wide mode or in the per-user mode? In per-user mode I don't think
> there's anything special in systemd - per-user daemons are not handled
> by the init program, be it SysV init or systemd or anything else.

AFAIK systemd can act as a user session handler (like, e.g.,
gnome-session) and supervise a user's services. However, this
functionality is not yet used. I don't think you will find anyone who
has already tried to launch PulseAudio this way.

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