I was recently trying to convert my OpenRC-based Gentoo installation into
one based on runit. However, I noticed that it's quite easy to send runsvdir
or runsvchdir into an infinite loop when there is something wrong with a
service directory or the runlevel dir selected through runsvchdir is
Is there something potentially wrong with my setup or is this normal?
On 12 October 2016 at 20:03, Colin Booth <cathe...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 9:11 PM, Jonathan de Boyne Pollard
> <j.deboynepollard-newsgro...@ntlworld.com> wrote:
> > Colin Booth:
> >> --system loads the system defaults.
> > Actually, it tells it that it is a system-wide broker rather than a
> > per-session or per-user broker.
> Interesting. Then the manpage is lying:
> Use the standard configuration file for the systemwide message
> From my reading of that, --system isn't needed to run a system-wide
> broker if you pass it an alternate config file with the configs needed
> to run as a system-wide broker. Either way, --system is generally
> needed to have dbus do the right thing for overall system tasks.
> "If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to
> man as it is, infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees
> all things thru' narrow chinks of his cavern."
> -- William Blake