freebsd How do you restart rc.conf without rebooting
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Sat Jul 31 10:05:20 PDT 2004
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dan" <longterm at pdx.chatusa.com>
> To: <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
> Sent: Friday, July 30, 2004 3:28 PM
> Subject: freebsd How do you restart rc.conf without rebooting
>> How do you restart rc.conf without rebooting your machine.
> /etc/netstart if I recall will reload and execute the settings within
> rc.conf without rebooting.
IIRC, /etc/netstart will reload the network only. I don't think it
reloads everything in /etc/rc.conf.
As a matter of fact, I just performed this command, and from what I
can tell, it only reloaded the IP networking, and the fw rulesets. It
did not HUP, or otherwise restart any of my daemons.
> Micheal Patterson
> TSG Network Administration
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