autostart apache

Eric heli at
Wed Jan 24 15:26:18 UTC 2007

Karol Kwiatkowski wrote:
> Warren Head wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I would like Apache2 to start automatically when FreeBSD is done booting.
>> I thought that would happen because I placed this inside /etc/rc.conf
>> apache_enable="YES"
>> But that doesn't seem to be the case. It doesn't start automatically, I
>> have
>> to start it manually with:
>> apachectl start
>> Is this behaviour correct or not?
a good rule of thumb is to always check out the startup script. it will 
give you the parameter to add to rc.conf in order to get things to start 
up automatically

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list