[tor-dev] tor#16518: Read-Only Filesystem Error opening tor lockfile in but not

intrigeri intrigeri at boum.org
Thu Jul 9 15:44:38 UTC 2015

Moritz Bartl wrote (09 Jul 2015 14:21:26 GMT) :
> Just copy the /lib/systemd/system/tor.service file to
> /etc/systemd/system and edit it there -- it will take precedence over
> the one in /lib . You don't want to edit the one in /lib directly, since
> it is meant to be for distribution files that can/should be replaced on
> upgrades.

Right. And even better: using drop-in override files would avoid
having to maintain a local forked copy of the unit file. Look for
".conf" in systemd.unit(5).


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