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A lightweight systemd replacement written in Emacs lisp.

  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

What is systemE?

Using the tooling in this repo, I am able to boot from linux to sinit as PID1, and from there to Emacs acting as PID2 using --script mode, performing all typical rc.boot system initialization using Emacs lisp until we hit the getty.

Additionally from the getty, I use Emacs as a login shell, dotfiles manager, package-manager front-end, startx / xinitrc replacement, and Window Manager. I have nearly purged shell scrips from my life entirely. For more information about these things, see my .emacs repo.

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systemE information

  • Developed byAdam Schaefers
  • LicensingOpen Source (GPL-3.0) and Free product.
  • Alternatives13 alternatives listed

Supported Languages

  • English

GitHub repository

  •  637 Stars
  •  13 Forks
  •  5 Open Issues
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  • init.d
  • systemd
  • init
  • daemon

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