[systemd-devel] [ANNOUNCE] systemd 216
arvidjaar at gmail.com
Tue Aug 19 19:43:19 PDT 2014
В Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:59:52 +0200
Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.net> пишет:
> This is a major new release. Among many other changes systemd-resolved
> is now a pretty complete caching DNS and LLMNR stub resolver.
> CHANGES WITH 216:
> * timedated no longer reads NTP implementation unit names from
> /usr/lib/systemd/ntp-units.d/*.list. Alternative NTP
> implementations should add a
> to their unit files to take over and replace systemd's NTP
> default functionality.
Does it mean any alternative service should also declare
Alias=systemd-timesyncd.service? This is what timedated checks to
answer whether NTP is enabled.
> * systemd will no longer inform the kernel about the current
> timezone, as this is necessarily incorrect and racy as the
> kernel has no understanding of DST and similar
> concepts. This hence means FAT timestamps will be always
> considered UTC, similar to what Android is already
> doing. Also, when the RTC is configured to the local time
> (rather than UTC) systemd will never synchronize back to it,
> as this might confuse Windows at a later boot.
I do not know how often Android users need to exchange data with
Windows via USB stick, but I have to do it pretty often and it sounds
like now my timestamps will be wrong. Could you please name commit that
does it? The only one I can find close to it
(c264aeab4b0e7b69f469e12e78d4a48b3ed7a66e) says actually
"core: only set the kernel's timezone when the RTC runs in local time"
which is quite different.
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