[arch-general] manage starting and stopping processes with less typing

Shacristo shacristo at gmail.com
Thu Apr 15 00:07:43 EDT 2010

On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 11:55 PM, Brendan Long <korin43 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 04/13/2010 01:22 PM, David C. Rankin wrote:
>> Guys,
>>       One thing I miss with Arch are init-script shortcuts for starting and stopping
>> processes. rc-commands really help cut down on typing. For example, all suse did
>> was to create links to the files in /etc/rc.d/... with a naming convention of
>> rc<init script name>. {snip}
> If you're doing this, why not just add /etc/rc.d to your path?
> -Brendan

Then the rc scripts would conflict with the programs they call.

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