[systemd-devel] Missing forked processes in 'systemctl status'

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Aug 13 10:45:28 PDT 2014

On Wed, 13.08.14 13:31, Leonid Isaev (lisaev at umail.iu.edu) wrote:

> Hi Lennart,
> 	Thanks for your help on this...
> On Wed, Aug 13, 2014 at 07:02:37PM +0200, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> > [...] 
> > Hmm, there's currently no nice scheme really for services that may or
> > may not fork. Maybe Type=oneshot+RemainAfterExit=yes is after all the
> > better choice there...
> > 
> > Hmm, you use KillMode=none, why that?
> I don't know actually (I can't find any explanation in the git history)...
> Probably, an arbitrary choice and this line should be just dropped.
> > do you know if a "systemctl daemon-reload" (or equivalent was done) that
> > might have resulted in systemd forgetting the path for one of the units?
> Well, I can see this on a freshly booted machine, so I guess that's a no.

Well, maybe some script in the boot process invokes "systemctl
daemon-reload" or so? Anything in the logs?

Maybe netctl is used in your initrd, and the reexec for the transition
from initrd to the host os is the issue here?


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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