Subject: Re: /etc/inittab in Netbsd
To: None <>
From: Mike Parson <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/14/2004 13:20:45
On Sat, Nov 13, 2004 at 02:28:26PM -0800, antonio larripa wrote:
> Hello List,
> As soon as i know there is not a /etc/inittab present
> in netbsd.
> I wonder if there is an utility in netbsd that can
> watch/control my running daemons and restart them if
> they got killed or stoped.
> I aim for an "AIX src" like framework.

I'm not very familiar with the AIX stuff you mentioned, but what you're
probably looking for is DJB's daemon tools, needed for stuff like qmail
and other DJB system daemons.

Its in pkgsrc:


Michael Parson