Controlling a Multi-Service Application with systemd
DEC 4TH, 2016 11:15 PM
Is your application delivered as a set of services running on top of Linux? Did you think about writing a custom controller service that would start your application services in the correct order and monitor their health? Please, stop thinking about it! In this blog post I would like to convince you that you can leverage the existing systemd service manager to control your application services to your greatest benefit.
systemd is the default service manager on all major L…