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DMD
Computer languages Guile  +
Full description '''DMD''' (daemon managing daemons) is an'''DMD''' (daemon managing daemons) is an init system used to start, stop and manage daemons. It provides a replacement for the service-managing capabilities of SysV init (or any other init) with a powerful dependency-based system with a convenient interface. GNU dmd may also be used by unprivileged users to manage per-user daemons (e.g., [[tor]], privoxy, mcron, etc.). It is written in Guile Scheme, and is configured and extended using [[Guile]]. DMD was initially launched in 2003 by Wolfgang Jährling, most notable for being entirely written and configurable in Guile Scheme. It was dormant for nearly a decade when it was revived in 2013 as part of the Guix transactional package management system, also written in Guile. It is developed jointly with the [[GNU Guix]] project under the name `''Shepherd''´, with the goal of being used as the init system of [[GNU]]. being used as the init system of [[GNU]].
GNU package identifier dmd  +
Homepage URL https://www.gnu.org/software/dmd/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords daemon  + , manager  + , Linux  + , service  + , guile  + , init  + , SysV-init  + , hurd  + , Linux kernel  + , service manager  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 28 January 2016  +
License GPLv3 +
License verified by Genium  +
License verified date 3 December 2013  +
Name GNU dmd  +
Prerequisite description Guile 2.x  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Wolfgang Jährling  + , Ludovic Courtès  +
Related projects Daemontools + , Rc.d + , Simpleinit + , Minit + , Depinit + , Daemond + , Pinit + , Initng + , Launchd + , Upstart + , Sysvinit + , Systemd + , Procd + , Openrc + , Epoch + , Sinit + , Einit +
Resource URL http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/guix-devel  + , http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/shepherd.git  + , ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/dmd/  +
Resource audience Developer  +
Resource kind Mailing List  + , VCS Repository Webview  + , Download  +
Revisionid 34,549  +
Revisiontimestamp 28 January 2016 08:18:45  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Service manager that's a replacement for SysV-init  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration configuration  + , monitor  +
Use system-administration  +
User level beginner  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/shepherd.git  +
Version date 28 January 2016  +
Version download ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/dmd/shepherd-0.3.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 0.3  +
Version status alpha  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. wolfgang@pro-linux.de  + , ludo@gnu.org  +
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