On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 4:43 PM, Kay Sievers <kay.sievers(a)vrfy.org> wrote:
On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 23:35, Richard Shaw
> That works for me. I wonder if I could use ExecStartPre to run a shell
> script to make sure the user is in those groups and write to stderr if
That's a job for a %pre RPM script, not a service. Create the user and
put the user in the group when the package is installed.
> Also, the shell expansion doesn't work on ExecStart, so how
to I set
> the user in the command line?
Hardcode it. It does not make much sense to configure something, or
use config file indirections for stuff that does not need to be
That will work for the user, however, I was also going to allow for
additional options from the sysconfig file, but $OPTIONS wasn't being