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Old 07-13-2003, 11:18 PM   #1
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boot??


i have a program locatedf at /usr/local/shoutcast that i would like to start during the boot. How could i make this happen?
 
Old 07-14-2003, 12:35 AM   #2
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add the command to /etc/rc.d/rc.local
 
Old 07-14-2003, 04:41 PM   #3
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wut would i type?

boot /usr/local/shoutcast?
 
Old 07-14-2003, 04:43 PM   #4
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no just edit the file /etc/rc.d/rc.local and add the line like this


/usr/local/shoutcast
 
Old 07-14-2003, 04:57 PM   #5
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ok i just did that and it wont continue booting
it will just stay there on the shoutcast screen
 
Old 07-14-2003, 05:00 PM   #6
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ok,

this means that you need to background the command

/usr/local/shoutcast &


some scripts just run and terminate, some stay active. If it stays active run it in the background
 
  


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