[lfs-dev] [lfs-book] r10185 - in branches/systemd/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter06

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Sun Mar 3 11:16:15 PST 2013

On 03/03/2013 07:59 PM, Matt Burgess wrote:
> On Sun, 2013-03-03 at 18:37 +0100, Pierre Labastie wrote:
>> It seems that now "make install" has no remap at all ;-)
>> Actually, I am not sure 'dbus-uuidgen --ensure' is needed
>> because according to the documentation (man 5 machine-id),
>> the dbus machine-id file (/var:lib/dbus/machine-id) could be
>> a link to the systemd machine-id file (/etc/machine-id),
>> which is populated by systemd-machine-id-setup.
> Thanks again for the eagle eyes, Pierre.  Armin (or anyone else, for
> that matter), do you have any experience of using the same machine-id
> file for both systemd and dbus?  I'd rather have just the one file to
> manage, if possible, and as Pierre points out, it looks like it should
> be.
> Regards,
> Matt.

I use the opposite - the /etc/machine-id is symlink to 
/var/lib/dbus/machine-id ... So it should work if 
/var/lib/dbus/machine-id is symlink to /etc/machine-id.

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