Subject: Re: Summary of /etc/rc*
To: Hubert Feyrer <Hubert.Feyrer@rz.uni-regensburg.de>
From: Rob Healey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/13/1994 08:39:24
> I'd stick rather closely to SVR4 (or Solaris, if that matters),
> marking directories which contains scripts with a ".d"-suffix. I.e.
> naming the startup-scrupt for multiuser/server-mode "rc3", but putting
> the init-scripts for it into "rc3.d".
> Also, putting all the startup-scripts into "/etc/init.d" and linking
> them into "/etc/rc?.d" sounds nice to me, as I now where to look if I
> want to change a single startup-script.
I second the motion. Being able to install the script in /etc/init.d
and then link it to it's S and K files makes life ALOT easier
when searching for what script does what; just grep in /etc/init.d
rather than all the /etc/rc?.d directorys.