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Old 12-08-2003, 09:34 AM   #1
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on Network Up Script run? On Battery power run script?


Hello People,

wonder if anyone can help me.

my system uses dhcp to get an ip address (which is not always successful on the first attemptm ) cause i have uni network access and home network access and its just easier this way.

current system set up:-

i have dhcpcd running at boot utilising rc.local to run this, then i also have the firewall script starting and then snort. my problem is i dont always get a ip address the first time.

the way i want the system to be set up :-

run dhcpcd on boot up, if it gets and ip address then run subsequent scripts to run the firewall and snort. i know i could create a script to run at boot time to do this but what i really want is when the network is up then run the scripts would make my life easier u see

also similar kinda thing for acpi

if the laptop is running on battery power i want acpi to run a program that dims my screen automatically, and when the ac is plugged in to pump the screen back up to full brightness..

is this possible..

thanks

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