need a systemd

Victor Sudakov vas at
Sun Aug 16 03:44:08 UTC 2020

John Levine wrote:
> In article <20200816024739.GB23449 at> you write:
> >-=-=-=-=-=-
> >
> >Dear Colleagues,
> >
> >I'm looking for a superdaemon to start, monitor and restart (e.g. in
> >case of crash) other daemons like squid, syncthing and others. 
> >
> >At first I wanted to place them into /etc/ttys but then I realized that
> >I need something more flexible like Linux' systemd or Solaris' SMF.
> >
> >What would you recommend for FreeBSD not as a total rc(8) replacement
> >but as a tool to manage some daemons?
> Try daemontools which is in ports.  It was written by Dan Bernstein so it
> is in his quirky style but it works great.

Can it observe dependencies and a predictable start/stop order?

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
2:5005/49 at fidonet
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