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Old 06-11-2009, 08:50 PM   #1
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server startup program

I have a Redhat server , I want to run a program everytime when server reboot , I know I can add it to /etc/rc.d/init.d or /etc/inittab , can advise what is the difference ? where should I put my program ? thx
Old 06-11-2009, 11:52 PM   #2
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I usually just put applications I want ran at system startup in /etc/rc.d/rc.local

If it needs an elaborate startup, I create a shell script to do the work for me and have rc.local run that.


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