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authorGravatar Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>2017-07-27 12:53:20 +0200
committerGravatar Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>2017-07-27 12:53:20 +0200
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tweak examples/var_service/*
Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@googlemail.com>
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-rw-r--r--examples/var_service/README14
-rw-r--r--examples/var_service/README_distro_proposal.txt2
2 files changed, 9 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/examples/var_service/README b/examples/var_service/README
index 938cce91d..15a1bc9d2 100644
--- a/examples/var_service/README
+++ b/examples/var_service/README
@@ -98,7 +98,7 @@ restart) each other.
var_service/dhcp_if
-controls a udhcpc instance which provides dhpc-assigned IP
+controls a udhcpc instance which provides DHCP-assigned IP
address on interface named "if". Copy/rename this directory as needed to run
udhcpc on other interfaces (var_service/dhcp_if/run script uses _foo suffix
of the parent directory as interface name).
@@ -164,9 +164,9 @@ This is achieved very simply by having
sv o .
at the very beginning of fw/run script, not at the end.
-Therefore, any "sv u /var/run/service/fw" command by any other
-script "undoes" o(ne-shot) command if fw still runs, thus
-runsv will rerun it; or start it in a normal way if fw is not running.
+Therefore, any "sv u fw" command by any other script "undoes" o(ne-shot)
+command if fw still runs, thus runsv will rerun it; or start it
+in a normal way if fw is not running.
This mechanism is the reason why fw is a service, not just a script.
@@ -198,7 +198,8 @@ PID TIME COMMAND
568 0:00 svlogd -tt /var/log/service/dhcp_eth0
850 0:00 udhcpc -vv --foreground --interface=eth0
--pidfile=/var/service/dhcp_eth0/udhcpc.pid
- --script=/var/service/dhcp_eth0/dhcp_handler -x hostname bbox
+ --script=/var/service/dhcp_eth0/dhcp_handler
+ -x hostname bbox
563 0:00 runsv ntpd
573 0:01 svlogd -tt /var/log/service/ntpd
845 0:00 busybox ntpd -dddnNl -S ./ntp.script -p 10.x.x.x -p 10.x.x.x
@@ -233,4 +234,5 @@ PID TIME COMMAND
622 0:00 busybox httpd -p80 -vvv -f -h /home/httpd_root
577 0:00 runsv supplicant_wlan0
627 0:00 svlogd -tt /var/log/service/supplicant_wlan0
-638 0:03 wpa_supplicant -i wlan0 -c /var/service/supplicant_wlan0/wpa_supplicant.conf -d
+638 0:03 wpa_supplicant -i wlan0
+ -c /var/service/supplicant_wlan0/wpa_supplicant.conf -d
diff --git a/examples/var_service/README_distro_proposal.txt b/examples/var_service/README_distro_proposal.txt
index 9ba952cb4..ec887b4e1 100644
--- a/examples/var_service/README_distro_proposal.txt
+++ b/examples/var_service/README_distro_proposal.txt
@@ -90,9 +90,9 @@ There are several reimplementations of daemontools:
(busybox has it included)
- s6: by Laurent Bercot, http://skarnet.org/software/s6/
-
It is not required that a specific clone should be used. Let evolution work.
+
Terminology
daemon: any long running background program. Common examples are sshd, getty,