Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1005812
Processes spawned using the dispatcher are killed by systemd.
Last modified: 2015-02-17 12:07:28 EST
Description of problem:
We use the dispatcher mechanism to create an SSH tunnel when the network comes up and drop it when the network goes down. This no longer works in F19 because the tunnel gets killed by systemd.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a dispatcher.d script that spawns a background process.
2. Disable and then re-enable the network using the nm applet
3. Monitor the spawned process
Process gets killed.
Caused by #948433
Can be fixed by setting "RemainAfterExit=yes" in /etc/systemd/system/dbus-org.freedesktop.nm-dispatcher.service
This restores the previous behaviour with respect to background scripts.
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