J.A. Neitzel jan.listbox at belvento.org
Mon Dec 11 09:54:20 PST 2000

On Sunday 10 December 2000 23:07, Jorgen Johnson gave us this to ponder:

> > just exactly does rc stand for anyways?

I read this somewhere recently... The new "UNIX System Administration 
Handbook, 3rd Ed" I think..? Good book. Anyway, it apparently is short 
for "run command".

Example: Init scripts and "run command directories (rc.d)" essentially do 
just that. They run the particular commands contained in the scripts and 
J.A. Neitzel
"Computers don't make mistakes, but they do execute your mistakes
	with extreme precision."

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