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a less than terrible log experience I guess.

Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee dnsmasq[412]: dnsmasq: syntax check OK.
Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee systemd[1]: dnsmasq.service: control process exited,...=3
Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee dnsmasq[424]: dnsmasq: TFTP directory /var/ftpd inac...ry
Oct 02 21:36:43 deedee systemd[1]: Failed to start dnsmasq - A lightweight ...r.
Oct 02 21:36:43 deedee systemd[1]: Unit dnsmasq.service entered failed state.
Hint: Some lines were ellipsized, use -l to show in full.
root@deedee:/home/debian# systemctl status dnsmasq.service -l
● dnsmasq.service - dnsmasq - A lightweight DHCP and caching DNS server
   Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/dnsmasq.service; enabled)
  Drop-In: /run/systemd/generator/dnsmasq.service.d
           └─50-dnsmasq-$named.conf, 50-insserv.conf-$named.conf
   Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Sun 2016-10-02 21:36:43 PDT; 50s ago
  Process: 424 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/dnsmasq systemd-exec (code=exited, status=3)
  Process: 412 ExecStartPre=/usr/sbin/dnsmasq --test (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)

Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee dnsmasq[412]: dnsmasq: syntax check OK.
Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee systemd[1]: dnsmasq.service: control process exited, code=exited status=3
Oct 02 21:36:42 deedee dnsmasq[424]: dnsmasq: TFTP directory /var/ftpd inaccessible: No such file or directory
Oct 02 21:36:43 deedee systemd[1]: Failed to start dnsmasq - A lightweight DHCP and caching DNS server.
Oct 02 21:36:43 deedee systemd[1]: Unit dnsmasq.service entered failed state.
root@deedee:/home/debian# mkdir  /var/ftpd
root@deedee:/home/debian# service dnsmasq start
root@deedee:/home/debian#