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6.2.4 Services

An important part of preparing an operating-system declaration is listing system services and their configuration (see Using the Configuration System). System services are typically daemons launched when the system boots, or other actions needed at that time—e.g., configuring network access. They are managed by GNU dmd (see Introduction in GNU dmd Manual).

The following sections document the available services, starting with the core services.