systemd News Archives
Systemd Introduces Its Own "su" Like Command

The latest addition to systemd is offering its own command to provide su-like behavior on Linux systems. The machinectl shell command is meant to replace su for running privileged sessions.

29 August 2015 - systemd su - 65 Comments
The Companies Most Active On The Systemd Mailing List

In part due to the recent news item about an NSA researcher looking at KDBUS and then having written a mailing list parser for finding how many Intel developers work on their open-source driver, for curiosity sake, here's a look at the companies most active on the systemd mailing list.

14 July 2015 - systemd mailing list - 10 Comments
Gummiboot Is Dead

Gummiboot, the lightweight UEFI boot manager that's been around for a few years, is now dead.

7 July 2015 - Gummiboot No More - 23 Comments
Systemd 222 Will Do Away With Its Accelerometer

For the past four years in systemd there's been a Udev accelerometer helper for exposing the device orientation as a property. With the upcoming systemd 222 release, that will change and instead users taking advantage of device orientation information should switch to iio-sensor-proxy 1.0+.

5 July 2015 - Udev Accelerometer - 5 Comments
KDBUS Merging Prospects Get Debated

The KDBUS in-fighting between upstream Linux kernel developers was once again reignited today after a kernel developer publicly asked Linus Torvalds on the prospects of merging KDBUS.

23 June 2015 - KDBUS To Merge? - 74 Comments

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