[Exherbo-dev] systemd paludis uninstall phase

Alex Elsayed eternaleye at gmail.com
Mon Jan 17 20:11:22 GMT 2011

Bernd Steinhauser wrote:
> If you have a service running and then uninstall it, the .service file
> gets removed, because it's not under copy protection (installed in /lib).
> The service is still running, but it is not possible to stop it – using
> systemctl – anymore.

It is possible to stop the service IIUC. Stopping it with
'systemctl stop' is impossible, but AFAIK using 'systemctl
kill -s TERM $service' still works because 'systemctl kill'
just goes for the appropriate cgroup and sends the signal to
all contained processes.

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