[systemd-devel] [PATCH] systemd: Have rpc-statd-notify.service Require network.target
zbyszek at in.waw.pl
Tue Mar 3 14:51:32 PST 2015
On Tue, Mar 03, 2015 at 04:37:24PM -0500, Steve Dickson wrote:
> On 03/03/2015 02:18 PM, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 03, 2015 at 10:06:57PM +0300, Andrei Borzenkov wrote:
> > Indeed. From the man page:
> > -m retry-time
> > Specifies the length of time, in minutes, to continue retry‐
> > ing notifications to unresponsive hosts. If this option is
> > not specified, sm-notify attempts to send notifications for
> > 15 minutes. Specifying a value of 0 causes sm-notify to
> > continue sending notifications to unresponsive peers until
> > it is manually killed.
> > Notifications are retried if sending fails, the remote does
> > not respond, the remote's NSM service is not registered, or
> > if there is a DNS failure which prevents the remote's
> > mon_name from being resolved to an address.
> > So rpc-statd-notify.service should be fine with being started before
> > the network is up at all.
> Right... that's the point... we want the service to fork and keep trying
> in the background....
...so like Andrei wrote, the dependency on network.target can be removed
(I wasn't sure if it was clear what I meant).
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