[systemd-devel] ExecStartPre checking conf

Olaf van der Spek ml at vdspek.org
Mon May 20 10:37:39 UTC 2019

On Mon, May 20, 2019 at 11:56 AM Lennart Poettering
<lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> On So, 19.05.19 11:45, Olaf van der Spek (ml at vdspek.org) wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > ExecStartPre is sometimes used to check the configuration. Does this
> > make sense?
> I don't think it does. I figure what people are actually looking for
> is a way they can run a syntax checker on restart, before stopping the
> old instance. But we do not provide such functionality (there's an RFE
> about that though).

https://github.com/systemd/systemd/issues/2175 (from 2015)?

Any plans to implement it?


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