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FS#63527 - [dictd] remove legacy conf.d file, just rely on systemd override

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Daniel (quite) - Thursday, 22 August 2019, 13:15 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 07:37 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Sergej Pupykin (sergej)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


The dictd and its systemd service unit still uses an a legacy /etc/conf.d/dictd file for some config variables. And there are even multiple variables there that are not used at all!

Perhaps it would be good to get rid of this file, and just let the unit file pass them as defaults in ExecStart= ? A standard systemd override file would be used to alter these settings.
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Comment by Sergej Pupykin (sergej) - Saturday, 07 August 2021, 00:12 GMT
I think it should be moved to /etc/default/