Lowell Gilbert <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > Gerard Seibert <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > >> On Thu, 08 Mar 2007 08:52:20 -0600 >> Derek Ragona <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >>> You should add a line: >>> /usr/bin/su [to your username] >> >> OK, I'll try that. > > A way to do this without needing special permissions to > touch system files is to use cron; it has an "@reboot" > time specification for this purpose.
The original message finally arrived in my mailbox, so I see that you've already tried cron and didn't know how to set environmental variables that way. The answers are simple; set them in the crontab (usually on the command line you're executing), or write a wrapper script and call that from your crontab. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"