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

Dimitri John Ledkov dimitri.j.ledkov at intel.com
Fri Jan 23 06:13:17 PST 2015

On 23 January 2015 at 11:21, Matthias Urlichs <matthias at urlichs.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> 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?

A snippet:

Does not remove want dependencies declared in the unit section in the
unit file under /usr.

/me continues my unwants ramblings.



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