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Allow blacklisting services against a "quick" service reset.
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When configuration was modified, e.g. by extensions during the initialization phase, we need to reset all service instances to ensure they are all consistent with each other, and are all based on the latest version of the configuration. However, such a reset may be expensive - we may end up re-loading bulk data, or re-establishing network connections.

To avoid resetting expensive services, we should be able to blacklist them, so any attempt to reset them would fail.

Event Timeline

daniel created this task.Apr 14 2016, 5:33 PM
Tgr renamed this task from Allow blocklisting services against a "quick" service reset. to Allow blacklisting services against a "quick" service reset..Apr 14 2016, 7:13 PM
Aklapper removed daniel as the assignee of this task.Jun 19 2020, 4:23 PM
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