LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-26-2003, 05:35 AM   #1
baldurkn
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2002
Location: Iceland
Distribution: Red Hat 9.0, AIX
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
Starting Processes


Can someone help me out a little...

Newbie here....

I have a Linux proxy server running for my firm but the thing is the proxy process is killing me. First of all I always have to manually start it when I reboot(what file could I edit to auto start this process when the computer starts ??) it is under /usr/local/squid/bin/squid

Then the process keeps stopping and I constantly have to be re-starting the process... any ideas ???????

Finally I would like to know where I open up for or enable telnet access to my server ?????

Thank you very much My mighty lords... (the answers I have found in here are un-countable, VIVA LA FREE SOURCE !!!)
 
Old 06-26-2003, 06:54 AM   #2
baldurkn
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2002
Location: Iceland
Distribution: Red Hat 9.0, AIX
Posts: 15

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
UPDATE:
I found out that the log was getting too big for SQUID to run so I emptyed out the logs and now the process runs fine and doesn't die right away.

What is troubling me now is how do I make my Linux 7.1 run this process at startup and preferrably last ??? I tried "chkconfig --add squid" but I got: "squid doesn't support chkconfig" is there another way ????
 
Old 06-28-2003, 07:08 PM   #3
cropcircle
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2003
Location: Netherlands
Distribution: Red Hat Linux 9, FreeBSD 4.8, Knoppix 3.2
Posts: 182

Rep: Reputation: 30
To see what the current status is : "chkconfig --list |grep squid".
To start squid automatically in runlevel 3 : "chkconfig --level 3 squid on"
To see again what the current status is : "chkconfig --list |grep squid".

ps. telnet service on a server is not very recommended. You better use ssh with Putty as ssh client on a Window machine, or ssh itself on a Linux/Unix machine.

ps. Check out the /etc/inetd.conf file for enable telnet if you really want.

(If I remember correctly Red Hat 7.1 does not use xinetd yet, only later version of Red Hat).
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
starting processes on startup Henster Linux - Newbie 2 06-28-2005 12:12 PM
Many processes are starting in Linux r_213 Linux - Networking 6 11-18-2004 01:22 PM
Won't Boot - Starting Printer Service - Starting CUPS jeansond Linux - Newbie 0 10-11-2004 06:39 PM
monitoring active processes and identifying the required processes. gajaykrishnan Programming 2 08-13-2004 01:58 AM
Starting processes from remote shell and keep them running... johannes Linux - Networking 5 07-23-2003 09:38 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:24 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration