Running a systemd-based Gentoo system

Kay Sievers kay.sievers at
Wed Sep 8 06:25:23 PDT 2010

On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 14:40, Jack Byer <ftn768 at> wrote:
> Will systemd support the kind of flexibility that Gentoo provides with the
> /etc/conf.d structure?
> I can change the behavior of any file in /etc/init.d by editing or creating
> a corresponding file in /etc/conf.d. Sometimes this configuration can be
> quite extensive - modifying command-line parameters that are passed to the
> program or allowing giving sysadmins to add or override dependencies without
> ever needing to modify any file in /etc/init.d

Does openrc support proper service management, service
tracking/babysitting, clean process environments,
capability/resource/security contexts, user interface support,
on-demand service activation, hotplug integration, timers,
auto-mounts, user-session management, ...? :)


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