Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of LaunchDaemon


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Timestamp:
Nov 12, 2016 12:26:43 PM (4 months ago)
Author:
humdinger
Comment:

Show the difference between service vs. job

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    33In general, you should name your jobs/services after the application signature (if possible), and name the configuration files accordingly (in each case without the "application/" prefix). Alternatively, you may use the name of your package as file name. If you do so, you may want to include the version, too, but do not add the version to the name of a job.
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     5A "service" is re-started automatically by the launch_daemon as soon as it's quit (or has crashed). Use a "job" instead, if you don't want this behaviour.
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    57Let's start with a simple example: