[PATCH] Use /bin/kill not /usr/bin/kill in systemd scripts

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Fri Feb 8 01:43:48 MST 2013

On Fri, 2013-02-08 at 09:35 +0100, Andreas Schneider wrote:
> On Friday 08 February 2013 11:40:38 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > I'm not yet up on all the systemd stuff, but it was suggested to me
> > that /bin/kill is a more portable command than /usr/bin/kill across both
> > Red Hat and debian derived distributions.
> /usr/bin/kill is used cause of UsrMove.
> http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/TheCaseForTheUsrMerge
> This has already been finished in Fedora 17 and will be the case in the 
> upcoming RHEL version.
> In openSUSE it is already work in progress since 12.2.
> I don't know about the Debian or Debian based distributions. I would like to 
> keep it the way it is. Does debian alreay have systemd? If they use systemd it 
> is likely that UsrMerge will be done too.

That link goes nowhere for me, and so I'm rather confused.  In any case,
the use case I have is a debian Wheezy based system with systemd.

Andrew Bartlett

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