[systemd-devel] logging in RAM and journald configuration issue

Dave Howorth systemd at howorth.org.uk
Tue Apr 2 16:42:26 UTC 2019

On 2019-03-20 Lennart Poettering wrote:

> On Mi, 20.03.19 18:08, Dave Howorth (systemd at howorth.org.uk) wrote:
> >
> > At present AFAICT the log2ram.service runs
> > Before=systemd-journald.service and various other services, so I
> > think that aspect is covered.  
> I am not sure what this service does, but if all you want to do is
> make changes to /var/log/journal before journald writes there it
> should be sufficient to order it before systemd-journal-flush.service
> which is nowadays the clear boundary when journald starts writing to
> /var.

Sorry for the late reply, but I'm just trying to understand this
better. Is systemd-journal-flush.service documented anywhere?

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