[systemd-devel] thoughts on different command structure

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu Oct 6 14:24:25 UTC 2016

On Wed, 05.10.16 21:26, Xen (list at xenhideout.nl) wrote:

> >  As for /usr/libexec/systemd/systemd … well, maybe it should be called
> >systemd-initd from the start.  Now it's too late.
> It says it is called "init" anyway. It is still started as
> /sbin/init.

That really depends on your distro or initrd. On Fedora/dracut the
process is called "systemd", as it should be.

(On Unix it's generally the caller that picks the name shown in "ps",
not the callee.)


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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