Subject: Re: xdm,etc probs
To: None <email@example.com>
From: maximum entropy <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/10/1998 16:35:17
>From: Adam Fritzler <email@example.com>
>1) xdm doesn't start properly
Enable job control before starting xfs:
set -m ; xfs $xfs_flags ; set +m
>2) Is there a version of bash that compiles and runs properly on NetBSD/pmax?
Build bash without GNU malloc.
>3) This one probably is not pmax-specific, but is my lack of knowledge of
> shell scripts: What's wrong with the following in rc.local:
> echo -n ' httpd:80'; /usr/www/httpd-1.5.2/httpd -f
>/usr/www/httpd-1.5.2/ conf/httpd.conf >& /dev/null
rc.local is run by /bin/sh, not /bin/csh. The redirection syntax is
echo -n ' httpd:80'; /usr/www/httpd-1.5.2/httpd -f /usr/www/httpd-1.5.2/ conf/httpd.conf > /dev/null 2>&1
entropy -- it's not just a good idea, it's the second law.