Restarting after Make Install....

Warren Block wblock at
Wed Jan 20 03:57:34 UTC 2010

On Tue, 19 Jan 2010, Diego Montalvo wrote:
> 2010/1/19 Warren Block <wblock at>:
>> No, restarting the computer is very rarely necessary.
>> There are some less involved steps that might be needed, like setting flags
>> in /etc/rc.conf to enable new ports.  Some ports have services that need to
>> be started, and csh/tcsh users may need to use the rehash command before
>> using new ports.
> What about restarting after a "make install" of  apache and or mysql,
> is it necessaryq?

No.  That's what I was talking about with flags in /etc/rc.conf and 
starting services (daemons):


/usr/local/etc/rc.d/apache22 start

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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