1. M

    systemD is coming to a port near you!

    If spare time is available, I like to read vermaden 's valuable news. Specifically, this week's installment here. What got my attention was the subject InitWare (systemd fork) Runs on OpenBSD for First Time. A quick look at the github site gives no reasoning behind this. Further investigation...
  2. hunter0one

    No Sound when resuming from suspend & DSBMixer causes init to wait

    Hi, I've switched over to FreeBSD 13.0-RELEASE completely a few days ago. Everything runs great and I now have suspend working but with two issues: 1. If I suspend my PC with DSBmixer still running (I'm using Xfce 4), the init system endlessly waits for it to quit. I have to hold the power...
  3. PacketMan

    How to shutdown/reboot the cleanest possible way

    This, from a different discussion, reminded me that I wanted to ask a question ages ago, but never got around to asking. A long time ago I did a basic UNIX course, on System V I think it was, and the instructor said "do a sync before you shutdown, this will ensure disk cache is written out"...
  4. Gravis

    C/C++ Init: mounted root by kernel guaranteed? and other questions.

    I'm developing an init system for many POSIX/POSIX-like systems and after reviewing part of the FreeBSD Architecture Handbook as well as part of the kernel source it appears that upon calling the init binary that it's guaranteed that root will already be mounted. I just want to verify if this...