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Re: [trinity-users] TDE without systemd

From: David Hare <davidahare@...>
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:36:51 +0100
On 18/09/14 07:56, Slávek Banko wrote:

> All this support is handled entirely via dbus calls - without linking systemd
> libraries. Thanks to this integration with systemd is used, only if systemd
> is installed. The user will choose whether to install systemd or not.
>
> We plans to use the same method to solve multi-seat support with systemd.
> Overall, the intention is to be able to use systemd, where this is
> appropriate, but not to be dependent on it.

Thanks Slávek.. that gives some hope (although we know TDE cannot 
influence upstream and mainstream)

Many are still unaware of the true nature of systemd and believe it is 
merely a replacement init system. This is direct from the "horse's mouth":

http://0pointer.net/blog/revisiting-how-we-put-together-linux-systems.html

Make up your own minds whether you want to support and use that without 
choice.. many good people, who have no inclination to emotional rant, 
already have.

http://igurublog.wordpress.com/

Others either accept it or (with increasing difficulty) try to find 
workarounds.

David