question about ordering of lines in rc.conf

RW fbsd06 at
Sun Dec 9 11:30:20 PST 2007

On Sun, 09 Dec 2007 11:58:47 -0600
Paul Schmehl <pauls at> wrote:

> So, if you need a daemon to start before another daemon, rename the 
> startup script to begin with a number.

A cleaner way to do it is to create a dummy script that sorts in
between them - that avoids altering any installed files. 

Of course if the two files were forced into that order by their
REQUIRES and BEFORE lines they will need to be edited instead.

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