[systemd-devel] [PATCH] tmpfiles: allow Age to be set to 0d

Tom Gundersen teg at jklm.no
Mon Sep 24 11:11:42 PDT 2012

On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 12:28 PM, Lennart Poettering
<lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> Ah, OK. This makes sense I guess. The reason I was asking is that 0 in
> contexts like these often has some kind of special meaning, for example
> "turn aging" off or so.

Ah, got it.

> Could you add a sentence or so to the man page explaining what age of 0
> means? Something like "Settig age to 0 has the effect of unconditional
> clean-up on every run of systemd-tmpfiles --cleanup" or so. If it wasn't
> clear to me (even though I must admit your assumption is actually kinda
> obvious) it probably isn't clear to other people either.

Makes sense. Will do.

> BTW, can I interest you in git access?

Sure, that would be nice. I opened a ticket here:

> I think it would be cool and
> could commit this right-away yourself.

Will do as soon as it is approved.



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