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Old 06-04-2005, 08:39 AM   #1
darklandz
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starting script on startup


Hello,

i'm running the apache webserver and more stuff that i dl from hxxp://apachefriends.org. Everything works fine only one thing that i would like to change.

When i startup linux, i need to login and always manual start the apache,msql ... to do that i need to execute : /opt/lampp/lampp start

Is there a way to automate that ?
 
Old 06-04-2005, 11:09 AM   #2
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Do you know anything about runlevels?
There is an init.d script somewhere there which helps you do exactly what you want.
But that depends on what distro do you have. I have Debian, you have RH. I don't know how to do it in RedHat.
 
Old 06-04-2005, 11:22 AM   #3
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in rh use chkconfig --level (level number, usually 2345 if you want to start in all level) [service name] on

example for samba

chkconfig --level 345 smb on
 
Old 06-04-2005, 11:52 AM   #4
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hmm, levels ? This is my second day with Linux so that sound all strange to me.

But i found it ...

i edited the /etc/rc.d/rc.local script and it seems to work, everything gets started before login.
 
Old 06-05-2005, 03:51 AM   #5
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I'm happy you made it work.

Linux rulez! Window$ sux!
 
  


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