Why boot scripts in /etc

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Dec 12 11:34:45 PST 2000

> I really like the way SuSE has it - they included links called rc* which
> are in your path and can be called to restart services and such...

for the people with the argument that if you put the scripts in /sbin you can 
execute them easier: it takes about 20 seconds to type this command (yes I 
timed it):

echo 'export PATH=$PATH:/etc/init.d' >> /root/.bash_profile
echo 'export PATH=$PATH:/etc/init.d' >> /root/.bashrc


Gerard Beekmans

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