Best Way to Start an App at Boot Time?
pauls at utdallas.edu
Sat Mar 18 21:31:19 UTC 2006
--On March 18, 2006 8:55:49 PM +0000 robert <bsd at bathnetworks.com> wrote:
> rc.local is not normally used with later versions of Freebsd - see man
> The script should tell you how to use it, but normally it should be
> added to /usr/local/etc/rc.d and called from /etc/rc.conf with something
> like denyhosts="YES".
Please note that it would be denyhosts_enable="YES"
As long as there isn't anything special about the binary, a "standard" rc
script will work fine. You can look in your own /usr/local/etc/rc.d
directory for examples, copy one and change the names to fit your program.
Paul Schmehl (pauls at utdallas.edu)
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University of Texas at Dallas
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