Re: Service started via service(8) fails

From: Brian Reichert <>
Date: Sun, 30 May 2021 11:46:55 -0400
On Thu, May 27, 2021 at 12:19:01PM +0200, Patrick M. Hausen wrote:
> >> I have this mindboggling situation where using 'service tac_plus restart'
> >> leads to a service that is running but not working properly, whereas
> >> '/usr/local/etc/rc.d/tac_plus restart' gives me a working service.

I explore things by stripping the environment, e.g.:

  env - /usr/local/etc/rc.d/tac_plus restart

You'd likely have to provide a minimal path, if your script doesn't
explicitly do so.

Brian Reichert				<>
BSD admin/developer at large	
Received on Sun May 30 2021 - 15:46:55 UTC

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