Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Arch Linux switches to systemd

Filed under
Linux

A new installation image for Arch Linux is now available that sees the distribution's default boot process switch from the previous System V implementation to systemd for booting the live system. Because of the change, initscripts are no longer available on the live system. However, the developers note that they are still installed by default, but this "is likely to change in the near future".

The move to the systemd init system was first proposed by the Linux distribution's developers in mid-August;

rest here




More in Tux Machines

Type Title Author Replies Last Postsort icon
Story Leftovers: Software Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:56pm
Story today's howtos Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:55pm
Story Leftovers: Gaming Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:54pm
Story AntiMicro 2.6 Yields Greater Compatibility For Gamepads On Linux Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:45pm
Story The future of analytics lies in open source technology Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:37pm
Story Oculus Makes Rift DK1 Open Source Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:35pm
Story InfiniDB going out of business, but its database will live on as open source Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:32pm
Story New features to be seen in upcoming GNOME 3.14 Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:24pm
Story RELEASE: NETRUNNER ROLLING 2014.09 Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 8:22pm
Story Happy Software Freedom Day! Roy Schestowitz 20/09/2014 - 7:27pm