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added reference to docker daemon

Toastie 2 months ago
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 # Docker startup helper scripts 
 
-`startup.sh` starts/stops/pulls all containers expected to run on the current host.
+`startup.sh` starts/stops/pulls all containers expected to run on a docker host.
 The script expects a list of absolut paths to docker-compose.yml files in /opt/docker/startup/conf/$HOSTNAME.
 
-`container-startup.service` is a oneshot systemd service which runs `startup.sh up`.
+`container-startup.service` is a oneshot systemd service which runs `startup.sh up` after boot. Stop/restart are explicitely not part of the service as those actions are [handled by the docker daemon](https://docs.docker.com/config/containers/start-containers-automatically/).
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 To install the service run:
 ```
 cp container-startup.service /etc/systemd/system/