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From: =?UTF-8?q?Zbigniew=20J=C4=99drzejewski-Szmek?= <>
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2016 22:15:54 -0400
Subject: [PATCH] shared/install: properly report masked units listed in Also=
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A masked unit is listed in Also=:

$ systemctl cat test1 test2
→# /etc/systemd/system/test1.service
Description=test service 1



→# /dev/null

$ systemctl --root=/ enable test1
Created symlink /etc/systemd/system/alias1.service → /etc/systemd/system/test1.service.
Created symlink /etc/systemd/system/ → /etc/systemd/system/test1.service.
The unit files have no installation config (WantedBy, RequiredBy, Also, Alias
settings in the [Install] section, and DefaultInstance for template units).
This means they are not meant to be enabled using systemctl.
Possible reasons for having this kind of units are:
1) A unit may be statically enabled by being symlinked from another unit's
   .wants/ or .requires/ directory.
2) A unit's purpose may be to act as a helper for some other unit which has
   a requirement dependency on it.
3) A unit may be started when needed via activation (socket, path, timer,
   D-Bus, udev, scripted systemctl call, ...).
4) In case of template units, the unit is meant to be enabled with some
   instance name specified.

Created symlink /etc/systemd/system/alias1.service → /etc/systemd/system/test1.service.
Created symlink /etc/systemd/system/ → /etc/systemd/system/test1.service.
Unit /etc/systemd/system/test2.service is masked, ignoring.

(cherry picked from commit f16517151310b88591f3501a59e23ae2a79e7f02)
 src/shared/install.c | 11 +++++++++++
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+)

diff --git a/src/shared/install.c b/src/shared/install.c
index 9ce8e4d390..9d9f4dff4f 100644
--- a/src/shared/install.c
+++ b/src/shared/install.c
@@ -1686,6 +1686,17 @@ static int install_context_apply(
                 if (r < 0)
                         return r;
+                /* We can attempt to process a masked unit when a different unit
+                 * that we were processing specifies it in DefaultInstance= or Also=. */
+                if (i->type == UNIT_FILE_TYPE_MASKED) {
+                        unit_file_changes_add(changes, n_changes, UNIT_FILE_IS_MASKED, i->path, NULL);
+                        if (r >= 0)
+                                /* Assume that some *could* have been enabled here, avoid
+                                 * "empty [Install] section" warning. */
+                                r += 1;
+                        continue;
+                }
                 if (i->type != UNIT_FILE_TYPE_REGULAR)