Commit b3eaa628 authored by Lennart Poettering's avatar Lennart Poettering

man: update man pages for recent syntax changes

parent 61e5d8ed
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<listitem><para>Additional commands
that are executed before (resp. after)
the command in
<varname>ExecStart=</varname>. If
specified more than once, all commands
are executed one after the other,
serially. Use of these settings is
<varname>ExecStart=</varname>. Multiple
command lines may be concatenated in a
single directive, by seperating them
by semicolons (these semicolons must
be passed as seperate words). In that
case, the commands are executed one
after the other,
serially. Alternatively, these
directives may be specified more than
once whith the same effect. However,
the latter syntax is not recommended
for compatibility with parsers
suitable for XDG
<filename>.desktop</filename> files.
Use of these settings is
optional.</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>
......@@ -281,20 +292,24 @@
<term><varname>ExecReload=</varname></term>
<listitem><para>Commands to execute to
trigger a configuration reload in the
service. If used more than once, all
commands are executed one after the
other, serially. Use of this setting is optional.
</para></listitem>
service. This argument takes multiple
command lines, following the same
scheme as pointed out for
<varname>ExecStartPre=</varname>
above. Use of this setting is
optional. </para></listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><varname>ExecStop=</varname></term>
<listitem><para>Commands to execute to
stop the service started via
<varname>ExecStart=</varname>. If used
more than once, all commands are
executed one after the other,
serially. Use of this setting is
<varname>ExecStart=</varname>. This
argument takes multiple command lines,
following the same scheme as pointed
out for
<varname>ExecStartPre=</varname>
above. Use of this setting is
optional. All processes remaining for
a service after the commands
configured in this option are run are
......@@ -312,10 +327,12 @@
that are executed after the service
was stopped using the commands
configured in
<varname>ExecStop=</varname>. If
specified more than once, all commands
are executed one after the other,
serially. Use of these settings is
<varname>ExecStop=</varname>. This
argument takes multiple command lines,
following the same scheme as pointed
out for
<varname>ExecStartPre</varname>. Use
of these settings is
optional.</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>
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......@@ -440,16 +440,18 @@
<varlistentry>
<term><varname>ExecStartPre=</varname></term>
<term><varname>ExecStartPost=</varname></term>
<listitem><para>Takes a command line,
which is executed before (resp. after)
the listening sockets/FIFOs are created and
<listitem><para>Takes one or more
command lines, which are executed
before (resp. after) the listening
sockets/FIFOs are created and
bound. The first token of the command
line must be an absolute file name,
then followed by arguments for the
process. If specified more than once,
all commands are executed one after
the other, fully serialized. The use of
these settings is optional.</para></listitem>
process. Multiple command lines may be
specified following the same scheme as
used for
<varname>ExecStartPre=</varname> of
service unit files.</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
......@@ -458,10 +460,11 @@
<listitem><para>Additional commands
that are executed before (resp. after)
the listening sockets/FIFOs are closed
and removed. If specified more than
once, all commands are executed one
after the other, fully serialized. The use of
these settings is optional.</para></listitem>
and removed. Multiple command lines
may be specified following the same
scheme as used for
<varname>ExecStartPre=</varname> of
service unit files.</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
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......@@ -114,7 +114,10 @@
are understood: s, min, h, d, w, ms, us.</para>
<para>Empty lines and lines starting with # or ; are
ignored. This may be used for commenting.</para>
ignored. This may be used for commenting. Lines ending
in a backslash are concatenated with the following
line while reading and the backslash is replaced by a
space character. This may be used to wrap long lines.</para>
<para>If a line starts with <option>.include</option>
followed by a file name the specified file will be
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