Though there is some debate regarding the benefits of systemd, the advantages do include: Service Reporting (failed? suspended? error?), Process Monitoring (kills user processes at logout), and Parallel Processes (multiple services are able to start at same time, improving boot times).
What is systemd?
chkconfig is a command for checking and updating runlevel information for system services. For a primer on runlevels, check out our tutorial: Linux Runlevels Explained.
- These instructions are intended specifically for checking and updating chkconfig.
- I’ll be working from both a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.
- These instructions are intended to address specifically the following scenario: Set Up a Default Configuration Webserver and Limit Access
- I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed CentOS 6.5 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.