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Re: Help with Init Script

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  • daviseh
    ... ... Slimserver ... lot ... found ... script ... 0755 /etc/init.d/slimserver . ... to it ... enter /etc/init.d/slimstart.sh ... but ... perl ...
    Message 1 of 9 , Apr 11, 2006
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      --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "lalunas10"
      <lalunas10@...> wrote:
      >
      > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "daviseh" <daviseh@>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "lalunas10"
      > > <lalunas10@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "lalunas10"
      > > > <lalunas10@> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "daviseh"
      <daviseh@>
      > > > > wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "lalunas10"
      > > > > > <lalunas10@> wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "daviseh"
      > > <daviseh@>
      > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > I am trying to create a startup script to run
      Slimserver
      > on
      > > > the
      > > > > > > > Kurobox.
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > I have slimserver installed and
      > > > > > > > running "mnt/slimserver/slimserver.pl". I have done a
      lot
      > > of
      > > > > > > > searches but have not been able to make this work. I
      found
      > > the
      > > > > > > > following script here and tried to modify it to fit my
      > > setup
      > > > but
      > > > > > I
      > > > > > > > can not get this to work on bootup.
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > I'll assume the script is called "slimserver". The
      script
      > > looks
      > > > > > good as
      > > > > > > such; you'll have to "chmod
      0755 /etc/init.d/slimserver".
      > > > > If /"etc/
      > > > > > > init.d/slimserver start" works, create a symbolic link
      to it
      > > in
      > > > > the
      > > > > > > right place, either /etc/rc.d/rc2.d/slimserver or /etc/
      > rc2.d/
      > > > > > > slimserver.
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > -Andre
      > > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Andre - Thanks for your resposne.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > The script is slimstart.sh. I
      enter "/etc/init.d/slimstart.sh
      > > > start"
      > > > > > and slimserver starts. I check ps -A and it shows
      > slimserver.pl.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I created a soft link in "/etc/rc.d/rc2.d/slimstart.sh"
      but
      > the
      > > > > > script does not run at bootup. I checked ps -A and no
      > > slimserver.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > What am I doing wrong?
      > > > >
      > > > > The script may not run due to security restrictions if your
      perl
      > > is
      > > > in
      > > > > /usr/local/bin/.
      > > >
      > > > Also, and more probable, is the startup timing is wrong.
      Rename
      > > your
      > > > softlink to "/etc/rc.d/rc2.d/S90slimstart.sh"
      > > >
      > > > -Andre
      > > >
      > > Sorry to bother you again but I think I have done something that
      is
      > > preventing me from creating a symbolic link. The link does not
      > appear
      > > in the folder but when I try to create it again, it says that
      the
      > > file already exists.
      > >
      > > I went into the folder and deleted the link before I read you
      note
      > to
      > > rename it.
      > >
      > > Have I corrupted my instalion?
      >
      > No, it wasn't there before ;)
      >
      > You should be able to copy&paste the following into your terminal
      as a
      > block:
      >
      >
      > cd /etc/rc.d/rc2.d/
      > rm slimstart* 2>/dev/null
      > ln -s ../../init.d/slimstart.sh S90slimstart.sh
      > cd /etc/rc.d/rc5.d/
      > ln -s ../../init.d/slimstart.sh K90slimstart.sh
      > cd /etc/rc.d/rc6.d/
      > ln -s ../../init.d/slimstart.sh K90slimstart.sh
      >
      >
      > and would have all links created cleanly that way.
      >
      > -Andre

      Thanks Andre,

      Slimserver is now running at bootup.

      Ed
      >
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