[vdr] Please share your systemd (Upstart) service file

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at tvdr.de
Mon Jul 2 23:51:09 CEST 2012


On 02.07.2012, at 10:39, Manuel Reimer <manuel.reimer at gmx.de> wrote:

> Gerald Dachs wrote:
>>> That's the current state. I can't think of a good reason why it has to
>>> stay that way though. VDR itself could have a menu that allows to enable,
>>> disable and configure plugins.
>> 
>> I can't see a benefit of this approach. At least for distributors it would get
>> more complicated to install plugins with a specific default configuration,
>> because that would mean all configuration informations would go into the
>> setup.conf and it is no good idea to manipulate this file from outside.
> 
> Exactly!
> 
> Again: systemd ist *one of many* init solutions and I guess, that Klaus doesn't use a distribution with systemd.

No, I don't.

VDR (and me, too ;-) doesn't care in what way a particular system boots
or starts its services.
The 'runvdr' script that comes with the VDR source is merely a suggestion
of how to create an environment in which VDR can be (re-)started.

Klaus




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