[systemd-devel] systemd service file type

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Jul 24 09:05:46 PDT 2013

On Wed, 24.07.13 12:21, Muhammad Shakeel (muhammad_shakeel at mentor.com) wrote:

> Hi all,
> Is there any limitation on file types which can act as a valid unit
> file for systemd? I have seen .socket, .mount, .path and of-course
> .service.
> Or any file with valid syntax can act as a systemd unit file?

Try the man pages. For example systemd(1) has a list of all 12 currently
defined unit types. Right at the beginning of the "Concepts"
section. Pretty hard to miss.



Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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