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From: "Laurent Bercot" <>
To: "Martin Castillo" <>,
Subject: Re: runsvdir does not run runsv recursively, as is documented.
Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2022 13:58:49 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

>I'm trying to set up services, which are in subdirectories of other services. This is supported, according to the second paragraph of the runsvdir man page:
>runsvdir starts a runsv(8) process for each subdirectory,  or
>symlink  to a directory, in the services directory dir, up to
>a limit of  1000  subdirectories,
>In my directory service/ I have:

  That's not what the man page means. The "subdirectories" are
subdirectories *of dir*.
  runsvdir will understand service/Foo, and service/bar, but it will not
understand service/Foo/bar.

  The exception is if you have a service/Foo/log directory, but that's
handled by runsv, not runsvdir: service/Foo/log is a logger for


      reply	other threads:[~2022-08-03 13:58 UTC|newest]

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2022-08-03 13:22 Martin Castillo
2022-08-03 13:58 ` Laurent Bercot [this message]

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