running boot scripts /etc/rc.local

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running boot scripts /etc/rc.local

Postby Mian Ehsan Ashraf » Sat Oct 20, 2007 11:16 am

Asalam-0-alikum 2 all
Any Body Plz Help Me i m facing a problem that
running boot script etc/rc.local fail
any body plz help me

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Postby ranatanveer » Sat Oct 20, 2007 1:36 pm

/etc/rc.local is the file which system reads at last moments during its boot process. you should not manually start this file.

how ever, you can run the contents of the file just open the file with editor like

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vi /etc/rc.local

look at the contents if there are scripts running like


you can run these kind of scripts manually at command prompt like this:

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rc.local problem

Postby x2oxen » Fri Oct 26, 2007 4:11 pm

just paste the contents of your rc.local file
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