[CentOS] OT: systemd Poll

Tue Apr 11 22:11:25 UTC 2017
Valeri Galtsev <galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu>

On Tue, April 11, 2017 4:41 pm, Warren Young wrote:
> On Apr 11, 2017, at 11:28 AM, Scott Robbins <scottro11 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> (though they're talking of trying OpenRC)
> Not just talking.  TrueOS, neé PC-BSD, now runs on OpenRC.
> So let me tell you about how my recent TrueOS server upgrade broke
> virtually all of my services on the TrueOS server, roached the X
> configuration, and now has the system in an un-upgradeable state, to the
> point that it’s looking like I’ll have to reinstall if I ever want to
> install software from pkg again.
> Oh, and let’s also talk about how FreeBSD has been training people to
> run services via direct /etc/rc.d/$service script calls, but now you must
> use rc-service calls, with no graceful fallback.  Got scripts calling the
> old style scripts?  Too bad.

All systems suck. And thanks to that I got my job.


> The grass isn’t always greener on the other side of the fence.

Valeri Galtsev
Sr System Administrator
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
University of Chicago
Phone: 773-702-4247