Systemd hackfest

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Systemd hackfest
Thu 30 Jan 2014 0:00
till Fri 31 Jan 2014 0:00
SystemD Hackfest
Getting to know systemd
HSB Brussels,Belgium
System D

Systemd developers are coming to work on the project. Good occasion to get to know the intricate details about systemd


In terms of being transparent and also because of informative value, their initial mail:

On 19/12/13 10:13, Harald Hoyer wrote:

> Hi guys!


> I am trying to organize a systemd hackfest for FOSDEM 2014.

> What we would need is a place to meet and hack and on our search we discovered

> the hackerspace. We would be very grateful, if we could hold our systemd

> hackfest at your location on the 30.1. and 31.1. We are approx. 10-15 linux

> hackers and would need a warm place, some seats, tables and electricity.



> About systemd:

> systemd is an open source project and included in many Linux distributions.

> systemd is a system and service manager for Linux, compatible with SysV and LSB

> init scripts. systemd provides aggressive parallelization capabilities, uses

> socket and D-Bus activation for starting services, offers on-demand starting of

> daemons, keeps track of processes using Linux control groups, supports

> snapshotting and restoring of the system state, maintains mount and automount

> points and implements an elaborate transactional dependency-based service

> control logic. It can work as a drop-in replacement for sysvinit.


> System D wikipage on



> Thanks in advance!


> Harald Hoyer