[systemd-devel] [PATCH] TODO: add molly-guard functionality

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Mon Aug 25 10:19:47 PDT 2014

On Sat, 23.08.14 19:26, Josh Triplett (josh at joshtriplett.org) wrote:

> Rather than requiring a third-party tool for this, systemctl should
> handle this natively.

This has been proposed before, but I sounds awfully random to me to have
in systemd. I am pretty sure this should be an add-on, but not
something we should support out-of-the-box.


> @@ -441,6 +441,7 @@ Features:
>    - Something is wrong with symlink handling of "autovt at .service" in "systemctl list-unit-files"
>    - better error message if you run systemctl without systemd running
>    - systemctl status output should should include list of triggering units and their status
> +  - add molly-guard functionality: prompt for hostname if interactively shutting down a remote system (running as child of ssh)
>  * unit install:
>    - "systemctl mask" should find all names by which a unit is accessible


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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