Re: "service" command like that in Red Hat
John Hasler <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Andrew writes:
>> Yeah, from my experience, service could boil down to just:
>> /etc/init.d/$1 $2
>> I'm fairly certain it would do it's thing irrespective of whether the
>> service was supposed to be running in that runlevel.
> Takes a bit more than that to be fully compatible with the Red Had service
> command. Besides, I'm not at all sure that service shouldn't honor
> policy-rc. Opinions?
Does RedHat's "service" honor the current setting of symlinks or
whatever you might find on RedHat that corresponds to Debian's
runlevel policy stuff?
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