On Wed, 2 Sep 2020, Michael Catanzaro wrote:
On Wed, Sep 2, 2020 at 1:09 pm, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek
> As for crond and atd, I think we can keep them installed by default,
> but inactive. I.e. make them socket activated or path activated, so that
> they are only started if people install actual crontabs or run at.
I don't think they're really needed because any packaged service that
requires them could just add an appropriate Requires.
Agreed, although perhaps there is some benefit to doing this anyway, for upgrading users
who have atd and crond installed and running but are not using them.