Installing your systemd service
This is a summary of how to write your own systemd service file.
Write the unit file
A Unit file has the file suffix
Create your .service file anywhere you like
Let’s call it
[Unit] Description=Your own description of the service [Service] WorkingDirectory=/path/to/startup/directory ExecStart=/path/to/executable/binary Restart=always User=username Group=groupname [Install] WantedBy=multi-user.target
Install your service
systemctl enable /full/path/to/your/demo.service
If you get an error message like
Failed to execute operation: No such file or directory
You might have missed to enter the full path to your
You can’t use relative paths.