Subject: Re: /usr/pkg/etc/rc.d/*
To: Marton Fabo <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/10/2002 22:21:01
On Tue, 11 Jun 2002, Marton Fabo wrote:

> Hello!
> Is there an "official" settlement regarding how all the 3rd party
> (package) daemons should be invoked at startup?

In a word, "no".

> I mean, is there a way to launch them by an aggregate command, like
> /etc/rc does with the system daemons, or each required one should be
> explicitely started from /etc/rc.local?

"rc.local"? You could just copy them into "/etc/rc.d/", and let
"/etc/rc.subr" do it's stuff, but, no, there is no "settlement"
(good word!).