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Bug 587406 - sys-apps/watchdog: add ControlGroup=cpu:/ to [Service] in systemd service
Summary: sys-apps/watchdog: add ControlGroup=cpu:/ to [Service] in systemd service
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal major (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo's Team for Core System packages
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-06-28 12:16 UTC by Ian Kumlien
Modified: 2016-08-08 16:07 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Ian Kumlien 2016-06-28 12:16:11 UTC
Please see:

If you don't put "ControlGroup=cpu:/" in the "[Service]" section, the realtime scheduling setting will get a permission denied and the watchdog will eventually miss it's deadline.

I have just had my machine reboot twice due to this....
Comment 1 Craig Andrews gentoo-dev 2016-07-27 03:13:02 UTC
pull request:
Comment 2 Craig Andrews gentoo-dev 2016-08-08 15:05:40 UTC
The "ControlGroup" directive was removed: