systemd, a system and service manager for Linux, compatible with SysV and LSB init scripts, that provides aggressive parallelization capabilities and uses socket and D-Bus activation for starting services, is now at version 208.A lot of new features have been updated in the previous versions of system, and this latest iteration isn't any different.
According to the developers, logind has gained support for facilitating privileged input and drm device access for unprivileged clients, a new field _SYSTEMD_SLICE= is logged along with all journal messages, and the boot time performance measurements now read ACPI 5.0 FPDT.
Also, a new field _SYSTEMD_SLICE= is now logged along with all journal messages containing the slice a message.
A detailed changelog of the new release is available in the mailing list. Download systemd 208 right now from Softpedia.