systemd not only brings improvements for administrators and users, it also brings a (small) number of new APIs with it. In this blog story (which might become the first of a series) I hope to shed some light on one of the most important new APIs in systemd:
In the original blog story about systemd I tried to explain why socket activation is a wonderful technology to spawn services. Let's reiterate the background here a bit.
Read more at Lennart Poettering's blog.