[OpenAFS] Re: OpenAFS services startup

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Thu, 01 Mar 2012 16:35:48 -0800

Danko Antolovic <dantolov@indiana.edu> writes:

> OpenAFS documentation already branches out to different Unix flavors in
> one or two places, so there is precedent for documenting OS-specific
> things. A startup service typically consists of placing the right script
> in init.d, a config file in /etc/sysconfig, and placing whatever modules
> the script invokes in the proper places.

Except when it doesn't, such as when it consists of placing the right
upstart configuration in /etc/init, or when you put a script in init.d and
a config file in /etc/default, or when you install a systemd configuration
file somewhere else....

There's a lot of branches here for Linux.  Essentially one branch for
every different distribution.

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>