Basic SystemD Service Health Conditions
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
Viewing the Current State of the Service
# systemctl show cups.service | grep State=
You can also run systemctl with the status subcommand to show any errors in the log.
# systemctl status cups.service
cups.service - CUPS Printing Service
Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/cups.service; enabled)
Active: active (running) since Fri 2014-02-21 12:12:20 UTC; 47min ago
Main PID: 11563 (cupsd)
└─11563 /usr/sbin/cupsd -f
Feb 21 12:12:20 server12 systemd: Started CUPS Printing Service.
Service Disabled at Boot
If a service is running, but disabled at boot time, the service will not be started when the server is rebooted. To enabled the service, run:
# systemctl enable cups.service
Service is not Running
Start the service with the systemctl command.
# systemctl start cups.service
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- Document ID:7014607
- Creation Date: 21-Feb-2014
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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