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FS#56485 - [logrotate] logrotate.timer: drop [Install] section

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Marcos Mello (marcosfrm) - Monday, 27 November 2017, 18:59 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Monday, 27 November 2017, 20:27 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Assigned
Assigned To Pierre Schmitz (Pierre)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 2
Private No

Details

logrotate.timer is enabled statically via /usr/lib/systemd/system/timers.target.wants/logrotate.timer symlink. [Install] section does not bring any value, since user cannot disable it, only mask it.

This will avoid confusion in "systemctl status logrotate.timer" saying it is disabled and wrong "systemctl is-enabled logrotate.timer" output.

https://github.com/systemd/systemd/issues/7485
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Comment by Alexander Schnaidt (Namarrgon) - Saturday, 25 January 2020, 17:19 GMT
Perhaps it would be best to not automatically enable this timer and leave the decision to the admin.

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