[systemd-devel] "systemctl enable" in chroot

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Fri Mar 1 05:11:21 PST 2013

On Mon, 25.02.13 17:32, Alexandre Kandalintsev (spam at messir.net) wrote:

> Hi!
> I see here that "systemctl enable" should work in chroot:
> http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/changing-roots
> However, what actually see is "Failed to issue method call: Invalid
> argument." (probably due to unavailable dbus).

> There are a lot of bugreports around, one to mention:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=856975

Well, that bug is about something else entirely.

> So there are two issues:
> 1) absolutely non-informative error report
> 2) If "systemctl enable" command just makes a few symlinks then why it
> fails?

I cannot reproduce this here. Which version are you running? Can you
reproduce this on current git?

> Is there any activity (like upstram bugreports) related to this issue?

Well, for that we'd first have to reproduce the issue.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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