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Old 06-22-2007, 09:33 AM   #1
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Run Script on Startup

Hi All,

I have 4 scripts when my system is reboot i always start the script manually. I want these scripts run autometecly after system rebooting. I use CentOS 4. I did know where i copy the file and where i give command of script starting.
Old 06-22-2007, 09:47 AM   #2
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You can put your scripts under "/etc/init.d".
Then, create links to it in "/etc/rcX.d", where X is 1 to 5 depending on runlevel.
One more thing is the naming of the symlinks you created should be SXXurscripts when your link is pointed to /etc/init.d/urscripts. More important part of the name is SXX, where S means Start and XX is number such as 05, 20, 30, that determines order of execution.
You can find more about runlevel at
Old 06-23-2007, 02:55 PM   #3
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You should probably just put those in the /etc/rc.local file. The rc.local is executed after all other init scripts, so you really should use this file if you want some other scripts to start.


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