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Re: Starting bash script upon bootup

On Wed, Aug 04, 2010 at 01:51:54PM -0500, Tim Legg wrote:
> Hello,
> What is a recommended way of executing an interactive bash script
> automatically upon boot-up on a live system?

What do you mean by "interactive"? Where does this interaction happen?

> In the past, I've kept the script in /bin and the user boots from the CD
> and executes the script.  I think it would be cool if I could remove a
> step and have the script start itself for the user.

When / if the script exists, what should happen:

* Restart the script
* Start a shell
* Shutdown the system?

Is this a system based on Lenny or Squeeze? (in case of Squeese: is
upstart used?)

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