[DRBD-user] linstor-proxmox-2.9.0

kvaps kvapss at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 14:45:27 CEST 2018

My bad, you're right!
Anyway thanks for clarification!
- kvaps

On Sat, Sep 1, 2018 at 9:59 AM, Roland Kammerer
<roland.kammerer at linbit.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 31, 2018 at 09:26:13PM +0200, kvaps wrote:
>> Hello Roland,
>> Thanks for announce, I just want to say, in docs said:
>>     systemctl edit linstor-satellite
>>     # Change the "ExecStart" line to include: --keep-res=vm-100
>>     # "vm-100", if 100 is your VM ID is good enough, remember, it is a
>> regular expression
>> This is wrong, because in this case you will edit file which is part
>> of linstor-satellite package and it will be overwritten after any
>> update:
>>    # dpkg-query -S /lib/systemd/system/linstor-satellite.service
>>     linstor-satellite: /lib/systemd/system/linstor-satellite.service
> And I would say you are wrong on that ;-).
> It is exactly the job of "systemctl edit" to *not* mess with system
> files shiped by packages.  What it would do, is to create this file:
> /etc/systemd/system/linstor-satellite.service.d/override.conf
> And there you can, as the name says, override settings. It looks like
> some versions of systemd then required the section + a reset, as in:
> [Service]
> ExecStart=
> ExecStart=mynewsetting
> Probably I have to add that detail to the documentation, if it still
> applies to the version proxmox ships.
>> Systemd have special option for prevent this situation and allow to
>> override package's unit files,
>> basically just copy this unit from /lib to /etc before editing
>>     cp /{lib,etc}/systemd/system/linstor-satellite.service
>>     systemctl edit linstor-satellite
>>     ...
> That is how you did it in the very old days to override the whole file.
> The correct way if you want that behavior, which is "systemctl edit
> --full". In our case a specific override should be good enough.
> Regards, rck
> _______________________________________________
> drbd-user mailing list
> drbd-user at lists.linbit.com
> http://lists.linbit.com/mailman/listinfo/drbd-user

More information about the drbd-user mailing list