[systemd-devel] service.d/.conf files and multi-valued options

Matthias Urlichs matthias at urlichs.de
Fri Jan 23 03:21:23 PST 2015


Igor Bukanov:
> It is not clear from the systemd.unit manual page what happens when
> foo.service.d/bar.conf sets an option like Service/ExecStartPre that
> can be specified multiple times. From experimenting I see that *.conf
> files supply additional values to the option and to overwrite or
> remove already given values for the option one have to copy the whole
> file into /etc and edit it there. Is it so?

Doesn't the manpage state that an empty entry clears the list?

-- Matthias Urlichs

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