systemd News Archives
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 - 4 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
Systemd Kills Off Shutdownd

Systemd has eliminated shutdownd, one of the oldest components of this controversial init system, but its removal isn't because systemd is going on a diet.

24 April 2015 - Moved Into Logind - 37 Comments
Systemd Works On More Btrfs Functionality

With the systemd developers pursuing their vision for how distributions/software should be distributed, more Btrfs specific functionality is being added to the init manager.

6 April 2015 - systemd + btrfs - 46 Comments
Systemd Gets An Fsck Daemon/Service

The newest addition to systemd just a day after landing its new EFI boot manager is systemd-fsckd. This new addition was done by Ubuntu developers.

18 February 2015 - systemd-fsckd - 59 Comments
systemd Lands SD-Boot, Its EFI Boot Manager & Stub Loader

A few weeks ago I wrote how systemd developers were planning to add Gummiboot as a UEFI boot manager to systemd. Now, following the just-released systemd 219, they've gone ahead and added their initial code for providing systemd with a EFI boot manager.

17 February 2015 - SD-Boot - Add A Comment

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