[Buildroot] [PATCH-NEXT 2/2] chrony: S49chrony: drop /etc/chrony.conf check

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com
Mon May 28 15:21:58 UTC 2018


On Mon, 28 May 2018 15:22:58 +0200, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
> With CHRONY_ARGS in /etc/default/chrony, chrony may asked to use an
> alternative configuration file (with the -f option), so drop the explicit
> /etc/chrony.conf check.
> In case the configuration file isn't present chrony will anyway loudly
> complain which is preferable to this silent failure:
> chronyd -f /non/existing/file.conf
> Could not open configuration file /non/existing/file.conf : No such file or directory
> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com>

Acked-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>

I really hate those stupid checks, they cause more harm than good. So
it's great to remove those checks.

Best regards,

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Bootlin (formerly Free Electrons)
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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