[Please do not send this message to me privately only] Am Do., 9. Mai 2019 um 13:22 Uhr schrieb Ulrich Windl <ulrich.wi...@rz.uni-regensburg.de>: > > >>> Michael Biebl <mbi...@gmail.com> schrieb am 09.05.2019 um 12:29 in > Nachricht > <cagwsdojat+g+-f2ejgh5sqgdh0p1mttrikrdpov7esd8ajw...@mail.gmail.com>: > > Am Do., 9. Mai 2019 um 12:27 Uhr schrieb Ulrich Windl > > <ulrich.wi...@rz.uni-regensburg.de>: > >> > >> Hi! > >> > >> Whenever I try to enable or disable a target (that exists), I get "Failed > to > > execute operation: No such file or directory". What file or directory, > > please? Or what is the command trying to say? > > > > Can you share the target unit please. > > Into what location have you installed the unit file? > > Good question: I should have been created by a generator, so the location > should be /run/systemd/generator*, but I could not find it. I have the feeling > that "systemctl daemon-reload" did not trigger the generator (which is at > /usr/lib/systemd/system-generators/iotwatch-generator). > > OK, trying to run the generator manually I found that it exits with 1, not > creating the target. Wouldn't it be nice if systemd would log failed > generators?
It does. You can find the log message in the journal. See my other email > So I fixed the generator (it can still exit with 1, but no longer in the > success-case). > > Now I have some "bad" state: > # systemctl status iotwatch.target > ● iotwatch.target - iotwatch I/O performance monitor > Loaded: loaded (/run/systemd/generator.late/iotwatch.target; bad; vendor > preset: disabled) > Active: inactive (dead) since Thu 2019-05-09 12:39:45 CEST; 39min ago > ... > > What is that "bad" referring to? The target > /run/systemd/generator.late/iotwatch.target looks like this: > # cat /run/systemd/generator.late/iotwatch.target > [Unit] > Description=iotwatch I/O performance monitor > Documentation=man:iotwatch@.service(8) man:iotwatch-generator(8) > After=nss-lookup.target time-sync.target paths.target > Wants=iotwatch@VAR.service > > [Install] > WantedBy=multi-user.target -- Why is it that all of the instruments seeking intelligent life in the universe are pointed away from Earth? _______________________________________________ systemd-devel mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel