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GNU Shepherd

https://www.gnu.org/software/shepherd/
Service manager replacement for SysV-init

GNU Shepherd 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. Shepherd may also be used by unprivileged users to manage per-user daemons (e.g., tor, privoxy, mcron, etc.). It is written in Guile and is configured and extended using Guile.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/shepherd/manual/

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Licensing

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Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Ludovic Courtès maintainer
Carlo Zancanaro contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/shepherd
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/guix-devel
Savannah (Ref)https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/shepherd
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/shepherd.git
Downloadhttps://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/shepherd
Generalhttps://translationproject.org/domain/shepherd.html
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-guix


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useGuile 2.x

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 June 2018.



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