RW wrote: > On Wed, 06 Feb 2008 15:55:12 +0100 > Ivan Voras <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > >> I've seen some complicated examples on this thread, and want to >> suggest a simple one: >> >> 1. create a regular shell script in /etc/rc.d, n >> .. >> A more semantically pure example (and the one that's preferred if your >> script starts an external application - a web server or something like >> that) is to put the script in /usr/local/etc/rc.d. In any case, the >> syntax and everything else is the same. > > This is a bit muddled. > > /etc/rc.d is for system RCNG scripts. > > /usr/local/etc/rc.d is for local RCNG scripts and legacy scripts
You are right - I was trying to simplify it too much. > that simply respond to stop/start in $1. Legacy scripts end in .sh and > are called from /etc/rc.d/localpkg in dictionary order. > > Since the OP appears to have such a script it should be given a ".sh" > extension and placed in /usr/local/etc/rc.d, not in /etc/rc.d. Thanks for the clarification!
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