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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I work on IBM TWS ( Tivoli Workload Scheduler ) administration. I have placed TWS service stop and start script under directory /etc/init.d/ in my Linux server and coded email alert when the script has been executed with stop or start parameter .
I am receiving email notification... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: madhuraju
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
One of our VM machines mysteriously went read-only overnight and as it wasn't being used, thought it would be a good idea to reboot the machine and run fsck on boot, well. . . .. things didn't quite work out that way lol :)
Anyway, the machine booted up, but mysteriously had no hostname set,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jimbob01
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Why not just init? What do /etc/rc*.* scripts, rc*.*d and init*.*d directories and directory trees, etc (ex like svc, startsrc, and on and on) do that init and inittab do not or could not do? Is it just so novice SysAdmins need not mess with init?
Is there an overview anyplace of how start-up... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Clovis_Sangrail
4. Red Hat
I encountered a problem on one of our database servers.
OS: CentOS 5.5 final
Kernel: 2.6.18-238.5.1.el5.028stab085.2 (OpenVZ kernel)
We wrote some DB-Start/Stop-scripts ("/db2/admin/scripts_dba/start_services.ksh" and ".../stop_services.ksh") to start the database instances. (Database... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bakunin
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am experiencing a weird thing on my SUNFIRE machine with Solaris 9 OS.
When I do init 0 to shutdown the machine to go to ok prompt, what it did was shutdown and reboot like an init 6 command do. I did check the corresponding rc scripts that were involved with init 0 and compared with rc... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Yenthanh
6. Red Hat
In the olden days it used to be /etc/inittab.
Then it got changed to /etc/event.d/tty* under Fedora 10.
Can someone please point out what it is now in Fedora 13? I want to run mgetty which I had configured in Fedora 10 as /etc/event.d/ppp0:
# modem - getty
# This service maintains a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: druidmatrix
I typed in init 1 on my redhat box as root and according to wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runlevel):
1 Single-User Mode Does not configure network interfaces, start daemons, or allow non-root logins
So now I can't connect back to it. How do I change the init back to 3?... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: z1dane
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to schedule some tasks on AIX.
At first I must copy files from folder on second AIX server to my primary server. This job schould be done in 1 hour intervals. I want to get only new files.
Second script is needed for old files cleaning. It is necesary to delete files older than... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: piooooter
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have encountered some problem with my SUN system. Everytime when i issue command #init 6 OR #init 0 it just logout and prompt for login again instead of rebooting the server when run init 6 and system shutdown when run init 0..
I can only reboot the system using reboot ... Was... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: sc2005
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
We would to migrate some shell (korn shell) scripts from HP-UX to AIX 5.2
I would know:
- If the HP-UX scripts work as well in AIX?
- In no, is there a migration tool to detect incompatible lines in scripts?
- How do proceed?
Our scripts do:
- Loads data in Oracle... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: P026687