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Old 05-14-2005, 10:10 AM   #1
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I use FC3 and i have LAN. Whenever I boot my computer I have to run a command as a root in terminal. Can anybody tell me how I can perform such task automatically whenever I boot my computer?
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u can do some shell scripting and put it in the rc.local inside /etc/
Old 05-14-2005, 05:02 PM   #3
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Different distros put it in different places, but there should always be a "rc.local" (or similar) file in the /etc or subdirectories thereof. This file is for your miscellaneous commands that aren't handled by other startup scripts, but are wanted at bootup.

Just a little explanation


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