/usr/local/etc/rc.d/*.sh not working?

Brooks Davis brooks at one-eyed-alien.net
Tue Jun 14 18:34:55 GMT 2005

On Tue, Jun 14, 2005 at 02:25:13PM -0400, Michael W. Lucas wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 14, 2005 at 11:19:04AM -0700, Brooks Davis wrote:
> > It's b) and this guess is wrong because we don't do any detection of
> > rcorder compatable scripts yet.  See /etc/rc.d/localpkg for exactly how
> > the scripts in /usr/local/etc/rc.d get run.
> > 
> > My suggestion would be to write up a single rc.d script that handles
> > everything using some combination of ifconfig_<if> style variables or a
> > config file.  Then you have only one script and you'll be ready to go
> > when we move to full rcordering (hopefully in 7.0).
> Thanks, a definite answer is appreciated.
> I'm going to take your advice, but also dig in to find out why these
> don't start.  I intensely dislike unexplained behavior, and wonder
> what else is broken on these boxes...

Yah, it's odd that the scripts aren't running.  I don't think it's a
maximum command length issue since 1000 files with names like:


aren't a problem for "echo `find /usr/local/etc/four/`"

-- Brooks

Any statement of the form "X is the one, true Y" is FALSE.
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