rcorder - wait for tap0

RW rwmaillists at googlemail.com
Tue May 14 17:29:52 UTC 2019

On Tue, 14 May 2019 08:49:52 +0200
Per olof Ljungmark wrote:

> Despite large amounts of cofee and time I cannot grasp how to make
> this happen.
> What I want is
> Boot -> start openvpn/tap0 configured -> start named -> start jails
> Because the jails uses tap0 of course they cannot start before tap0
> is up, but this is what happens in the default configuration.
> Surely this cannot be unique? How did you do it?
> Preferrably without messing with rc.d scripts that gets overwritten
> when updated.

You need an rc script in /usr/local/etc/rc.d with something like:

# PROVIDE: vpnwait
# REQUIRE: openvpn
# BEFORE:  <whatever string the jail rc.d script provides>

I suggest taking a copy of a simple script that uses a start command
like /etc/rc.d/msgs.

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