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man: systemctl - clarify condrestart, force-reload
authorRan Benita <ran234@gmail.com>
Tue, 30 Nov 2010 17:05:13 +0000 (19:05 +0200)
committerKay Sievers <kay.sievers@vrfy.org>
Tue, 30 Nov 2010 18:51:48 +0000 (19:51 +0100)
man/systemctl.xml

index 7bb8458..6b05e95 100644 (file)
                                 units specified on the command
                                 line. If the units are not running yet
                                 the operation will
                                 units specified on the command
                                 line. If the units are not running yet
                                 the operation will
-                                fail.</para></listitem>
+                                fail. Note that for compatibility
+                                with Red Hat init scripts
+                                <command>condrestart</command> is
+                                equivalent to this command.</para></listitem>
                         </varlistentry>
                         <varlistentry>
                                 <term><command>reload-or-restart [NAME...]</command></term>
                         </varlistentry>
                         <varlistentry>
                                 <term><command>reload-or-restart [NAME...]</command></term>
+
+                                <listitem><para>Reload one or more
+                                units if they support it. If not,
+                                restart them instead. If the units
+                                are not running yet they will be
+                                started.</para></listitem>
+                        </varlistentry>
+                        <varlistentry>
                                 <term><command>reload-or-try-restart [NAME...]</command></term>
 
                                 <listitem><para>Reload one or more
                                 units if they support it. If not,
                                 <term><command>reload-or-try-restart [NAME...]</command></term>
 
                                 <listitem><para>Reload one or more
                                 units if they support it. If not,
-                                restart them instead. Note that for
-                                compatibility with SysV and Red Hat
-                                init scripts
-                                <command>force-reload</command> and
-                                <command>condrestart</command> may be
-                                used as equivalent commands to
-                                <command>reload-or-try-restart</command>.</para></listitem>
+                                restart them instead. If the units
+                                are not running yet the operation
+                                will fail. Note that for
+                                compatibility with SysV init scripts
+                                <command>force-reload</command> is
+                                equivalent to this command.</para></listitem>
                         </varlistentry>
                         <varlistentry>
                                 <term><command>isolate [NAME]</command></term>
                         </varlistentry>
                         <varlistentry>
                                 <term><command>isolate [NAME]</command></term>