Oracle Linux: How To Write A Custom Script Compatible With The systemd(1) Daemon (Doc ID 2173970.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.2 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kerne [3.8.13] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The systemd(1) facility replaces the older System-V initialization scripts from earlier releases.  The systemd(1) is an event-driven facility which allows non-dependent subsystems to be started, controlled, or stopped in parallel.  Here we explain how to add a custom script to the systemd(1) facility.

Solution

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