Re: GSoC 2014: Systemd replacement utilities (systembsd) (mod 7/27)
by Noryungi (noryungi) (firstname.lastname@example.org) on Mon Sep 15 08:23:07 2014 (GMT)
First of all, many many thanks for your work and for this short introduction!
One obvious question, but which is very important for me, is to know whether or not a portable version of these utilities is planned?
There are still some (sane) Linux distributions that do not plan on shipping with systemd -- porting systembsd under these distros would be a great way to maintain their independence.
How BSD-specific are these utilities? Do you think porting them to Linux would mean significant rewrites?
Second question: apart from logind, how would you rate the difficulty of writing these utilities?
Again, thanks for all the hard work!
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