box - administration

S. Anthony Sequeira tony at sequeira.com
Wed Mar 10 13:40:39 PST 2004


On Wed, 2004-03-10 at 21:20, Nico R. wrote:
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> Hi,
> 
> Reinhard wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
[...]
> I don't really see the point in symlinking the init scripts
> into /usr/sbin. If anybody needs it, she can use
> "/etc/rc.d/init.d/scriptname status" directly. root or an ordinary user
> can start it. If the scripts happen not to have executable permissions,
> you can use bash to run them. Tab completion in bash helps you enter
> the script name quite fast.
> So what advantage do we have by creating those symlinks?

Agreed.

> Have fun,
-- 
Tony



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