[Mageia-discuss] About systemd: must be easier

Anssi Hannula anssi at mageia.org
Sun Feb 10 12:47:44 CET 2013

10.02.2013 13:08, Pierre Jarillon kirjoitti:
> Hi,
> systemd is certainly better than the old init, but it is not easy to use it
>  because it is not possible to use the file completion such as 
> /etc/init.d/nt<tab>.

Works for me on both mga2 and cauldron:
# systemctl status nt<tab>
ntpdate.service  ntpd.service

Do you have bash-completion installed?

>  My suggestion is to help with something like
> # systemctl status nt
>   ntpd.service              loaded active running       Network Time Service
>   ntpdate.service           loaded active exited        Set time via NTP
> These two lines are the result of # systemctl list-units | grep ^nt
> Another way is to use jokers such as systemctl status nt*
> # systemctl -h |wc -l  gives 110 lines
> # systemctl -a|wc -l   gives 245 lines
> This is two much for a new user of systemd: It is necessary to give a few help 
> to new users of systemd.

Anssi Hannula

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