Proftpd rc.d proftpd.sh broken?
chris at sigd.net
Tue Sep 21 05:14:23 PDT 2004
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-ports at freebsd.org
> [mailto:owner-freebsd-ports at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Riemer Palstra
> Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 7:07 AM
> To: freebsd-ports at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: Proftpd rc.d proftpd.sh broken?
> On Tue, Sep 21, 2004 at 04:40:13AM -0400, Haulmark, Chris wrote:
> > Now when I try to use /usr/local/etc/rc.d/proftpd.sh to start up the
> > proftpd and use sockstat or netstat to check if proftpd is up and
> > running, it isn't working.
> Did you set proftpd_enable="YES" in /etc/rc.conf?
No I did not. The reason was just in case the box reboots randomly
and loads a "broken" script.
I added this in /etc/rc.conf and it worked!
I am confused that it wasn't required for either apache.sh or
the mysql.sh's to be enabled in /etc/rc.conf since I started up
both services without editing the /etc/rc.conf directly from the
In other words, I just started up the services then added the required
entries in /etc/rc.conf in case of a box reboot and I wanted the services
to resume operation upon boot up. Proftpd didn't work in this case, only
those two others, mysql and apache.
> Riemer Palstra
> riemer at palstra.com
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