Subject: Re: Writing rc.d scripts
To: Takahiro Kambe <email@example.com>
From: Brian Seklecki <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/19/2001 22:07:23
Takahiro Kambe wrote:
> In message <200108181638.f7IGccm02204@gandalf.wanderer.us>
> on Sat, 18 Aug 2001 11:38:38 -0500 (EST),
> "Todd Gruhn's account" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > I too am interested in writing rc.d scripts: I wish to write and use
> > /etc/rc.d/apache to start and stop httpd (apache of course).
> You shouldn't investiment wheels again. That sciprt is contained in
> apache package.
> > But when I execute ./apache I get:
> > ./apache: WARNING: $httpd is not set properly.
> > Just what does this mean? I don't have an $httpd var, just $name
> > here is my code:
> Since you use "load_rc_config" shell function with argument "httpd",
> you need to assing value to a shell variable "httpd". Typically you
> need to have a line bellow to /etc/rc.conf or /etc/rc.conf.d/httpd.
The exception here beging multiple instances (either completely
different builds, or multiple httpd.conf's) of apache!
> Takahiro Kambe <firstname.lastname@example.org>