This application is a systemd service manager written in the Rust programming language with GTK3 as the graphical user interface of choice. The units are filtered into three separate lists: services, sockets, and timers. As a unit is selected in the left pane, the right pane is updated with information pertaining to that unit, and the right headerbar is updated to reflect the status of the unit where you may disable/enable and start/stop the selected unit. Services are units that are activated immediately, sockets are units that are activated when they are needed, and timers are units that activate on a regular time interval. In addition to display units, the application also provides stats generated by
systemd-analyze on the Systemd Analyze view.
This is available in the AUR as a git package:
RPM repositories have been made available for Fedora 22, 23 and 24 by Nuno Dias.
Building From Source
This will simply install directly to the /usr prefix. Simply install Rust via rustup.rs and execute
make & sudo make install. The installation of Rust software is incredibly simple as the process is largely just
cargo build --release, but this installation script will install all the files needed by the application for proper integration with PolicyKit into the correct places in the filesystem, which
cargo install does not perform.
git clone https://github.com/mmstick/systemd-manager && cd systemd-manager && make && sudo make install
In the event that you would like to uninstall the application, simply run the following:
sudo make uninstall