Subject: Re: rc.d script for adding static ARP entries
To: Nino Dehne <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Geert Hendrickx <email@example.com>
Date: 06/28/2005 13:46:51
On Tue, Jun 28, 2005 at 12:54:25PM +0200, Nino Dehne wrote:
> Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> ># BEFORE: NETWORKING
> Please note that by default, /usr gets mounted in
> /etc/rc.d/mountcritremote which has a REQUIRE: NETWORKING clause.
> The arp command might not be available at the time your script is called.
Hm. I wanted to have this script called before NETWORKING, just like
ipfilter, for security reasons. I didn't notice this problem since my
router has a CF card as wd0 and has /usr on the same filesystem as /.
What do you think would be an appropriate time in the boot-sequence to call
this script? And is there a way to "debug" rc.d scripts for conflicts like
Thanks for your input.