[systemd-devel] NFS mount unit

Peter Sztanojev sztanpet at gmail.com
Sat Feb 16 04:48:31 PST 2013

On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 1:32 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> wrote:
> Am 16.02.2013 13:21, schrieb Peter Sztanojev:
>> On Sat, Feb 16, 2013 at 1:12 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> wrote:
>>> Am 16.02.2013 13:05, schrieb Colin Guthrie:
>>>> Can't you just make openvpn.service also part of network.target? Thus
>>>> holding up network.target until after it's started and thus delaying the
>>>> mount until that point (even when the mount is generated from fstab)
>>> and would by a lottery openvpn starts sucessful
>>> normally you sepcifiy "After=network.target" for OpenVPN
>>> because it needs the whole network up to resolve IP
>>> of the server and connect
>> as if network.target means there is network connection up always
> yes, after the target

no, by default network.target only means the network interface is up,
it might not even have an IP address

> but if you put a service inside network.target which needs the
> network connection working at startup how do you make sure
> that it always will come up clean

you order NetworkManager-wait-online before network.target is one way

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