stop/start services

jbolivar at jbolivar at
Wed Apr 12 19:46:47 UTC 2006

   Please and what is the diference between directory /usr/local/etc/rc.d
   and etc/rc.d
   Thanks and Regards,
   Julian Bolivar
   ----------- Mensaje Original --------------
   De: Matthew Seaman [m.seaman at]
   Para: eoghan [freebsd at]
   Cc: freebsd-questions at [freebsd-questions at]
   Asunto: Re: stop/start services
   Fecha: 12/04/2006 15:33:11
   eoghan wrote: > I asked a question about stopping/starting tomcat, but
   I suppose I didnt > ask it right. > What I should have asked is: > How
   do I stop/start services that I have enabled in my rc.conf, such as >
   mysql, tomcat etc. I have tried from my rc.d/ with tomcat but it will
   > not work for me... Like this: /usr/local/etc/rc.d/ start If
   that doesn't print out anything then double check what's in
   /etc/rc.conf If the service apparently starts up, but then you find
   it's not running a few seconds later, then check any log files that
   application uses -- it's quite often the case that there's a
   configuration fubar somewhere that is causing the service to give up.
   Cheers, Matthew -- Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard
   Flat 3 PGP: Ramsgate Kent,
   CT11 9PW

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