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Shutdown init script is not executing on immediate reboot on CentOS 7.1

I have installed an init script to run on system shutdown with the following command /sbin/chkconfig --add shutdownExample My shutdownExample(custom script to run at system shutdown) looks like ...
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Solved but Confused: Fedora 19 to 20 - “Protected multilib versions: chkconfig”

Initial Problem When upgrading from Fedora 19 to 20 using this command: yum --releasever=20 --setopt=deltarpm=0 distro-sync I get the following error Error: Multilib version problems found. This ...
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Where's sshd in OpenSuse 13.2?

After I installed OpenSuse 13.2 I discovered that even if the ssh connection to the box were successful I could not find the running service as I did before (with chkconfig command) Why? My last ...
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My Linux VM wont start due to wrong chkconfig startup priorities set on oracle db and weblogic

I have setup startup scripts for Oracle database 11gR2 and WebLogic 10.3.6 with below chkconfig values but WebLogic tried to start first instead of Oracle database. My application is dependent of ...
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Logstash Forwarder doesn't start up with chkconfig in CentOS 5

I have set up logstash-forwarder on a CentOS 5 machine installing it from this RPM: http://download.elasticsearch.org/logstash-forwarder/packages/logstash-forwarder-0.3.1-1.x86_64.rpm When I went ...
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Is Nginx running at all runlevels bad?

I inherited some EC2 (running AMI) instances at my new job and I am trying to figure out the method that my predecessor used to set them up. This might be a really basic question, but my knowledge of ...
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Service is not starting on Centos on boot

I have a service installed to start jasper reporting server on boot. I believe it is correctly setup. here is the startup script placed in /etc/init.d/jasperserver #!/bin/sh ### BEGIN INIT INFO # ...
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puppet service not stopping service (iptables)

I am trying to use a puppet master 3.1.1 to manage iptables on various servers. My local puppet agent is 2.7.19, the server OS is CentOS 5.4. ...
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mysql 5.6 doesn't start automatically on redhat 6.4 server start-up but do start when manually run “service mysql start”

I'm trying without success to set mysql to start automatically (mysql 5.6 on RHEL6.4) When I run "service --status-all" after server (redhat) restart it always shows "MySQL is not running, but lock ...
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Recommended way to disable atd (and other unnecessary startup processes) in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I just spun up a new Ubuntu 14.04 server and have been having a bit of trouble getting the atd daemon to stop auto-launching. There's been a bit of changing around on the management of startup ...
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This script won't execute on startup, ideas?

The distribution is RHEL 5. The script has been added to chkconfig like so: # chkconfig --add script # chkconfig script on But it refuses to start when taking up the machine, what could be the ...
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chkconfig on for arbitrary path program

Noramlly to add a start up program one have something like chkconfig httpd on however how can I do this for a program that I need to start like /usr/local/program/sbin/program ? I tried ...
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Chkconfig— what are the 0-6 in chkconfig result?

what are the 0-6 in chkconfig result ? Example chkconfig --list|grep iptables iptables 0:off 1:off 2:on 3:on 4:on 5:on 6:off
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chkconfig not automatically starting mysql

I have mysql set in chkconfig to automatically start when the system reboots: root@myserver:~#chkconfig mysql mysql on However, this does not seem to be the case. When the system reboots, I get ...
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chkconfig equivalent for upstart jobs on CentOS6

On RHEL6/CentOS6 what is the upstart way to: chkconfig add my-svc chkconfig my-svc on Explanation: I have written an /etc/init/xvc0.conf job. I can do start xvc0 on the CLI, but after reboot ...
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EC2 - Want to mount before service starts

I am using AWS EC2, and I have added an extra EBS volume. It is currently mounted as a new device. MySQL & Redis DB stores their data on the new EBS volume, and they are registered in the ...
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chkconfig vs /etc/inittab

I had a look at what chkconfig and /etc/inittab - from what I could see both does the same something. If I am wrong, what is the different and which one I should use for specific requirement?
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Startup services are not getting started in CENTOS

I deployed my project on a Shared Hosting that has Root access the Server in picture is CENTOS now although I have defined the service to start on boot it not getting started chkconfig --level 35 ...
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Automatically remove instance from ELB on server stop

How to automatically remove an instance from its LoadBalance (ELB) when you stop the instance? I've tried to create a shutdown script and put it on chkconfig, but it is not working: #!/bin/bash # ...
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error in config DHCP on centos6

I was trying to configure DHCP on centos 6.my eth0 configuration is: [centos@localhost ~]$ cat /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 DEVICE="eth0" BOOTPROTO="dhcp" HWADDR="00:0C:29:AE:62:BC" ...
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chkconfig creating service symlinks with the wrong order

On RHEL 6.3, I have a system service that should be starting after postgresql and httpd (order 64 and 85, respectively), but chkconfig always places it at order 50. I tried an experiment on a CentOS ...
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Why daemon does not run

My daemon used to run under 10.04, but no longer starts automatically on 12.04. If I start it manually /etc/init.d/sqlexecd start, it works. Here is the output of uname -a Linux steamboy ...
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Determine which apps run on startup

I have a CentOS 6 32bit VPS and I'd like to determine, How do I know which apps automatically run on startup? EDIT: I have tried chkconfig --list but I don't understand what these lines meant: ...
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randomly occupied AJP port on server restart

I have 9 tomcat instances (fronted with apache and mod_jk) on a box which start with /etc/init.d/tomcatX scripts (where X is a [1-9] number). These scripts are simple: #!/bin/sh ### BEGIN INIT INFO # ...
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What's the difference between chkconfig on vs chkconfig --add?

Whats the difference between using chkconfig on and using chkconfig --add?
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CentOS: Init scripts failing to start for some unknown reason

I'm running CentOS 6.2 - I've just migrated some applications over to a failover server, and copied their init scripts into /etc/init.d. I've made them executable, added them to chkconfig, with ...
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When you add a new node to a cluster, what do you do to the default services?

Everytime I acquire a new server or reload an existing server (CentOS 6.X) I have to decide what services to leave running in chkconfig. It seems the datacenter staff aren't using a single edition of ...
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chkconfig $svc reset does not take effect if executed by higher pri init.d service at boot?

On a centos 6 derivative (Amazon Linux), I have an init.d script ecrinit that is meant to enable/disable some services at system startup (based on contents of a properties file on disk): if [[ ...
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Explanation of chkconfig Levels

What do the levels in chkconfig mean? e.g. chkconfig --levels 235 httpd on
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chkconfig not starting application script on bootup

OS: Centos 5.7 My application script starts like this (/etc/init.d/myapp): #!/bin/sh # chkconfig 2345 85 60 # description: my application controller # processname: myapp NAME=MyApp DIR=/opt/myapp/ ...
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Is there an issue with working directory when using service to launch an init script?

I am curious, is there something I need to watch out for when spawning process as background jobs from init scripts using service? Here is the line that works at terminal, in a bash script/an init ...
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Error while setting a run level for a service on ubuntu 10.04

I had stopped openvpn from loading at boot by doing this: sudo chkconfig openvpn off Now I want it to load at boot up. So I did this: sudo chkconfig openvpn on But it fails and the error I get ...
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Subtle difference in chkconfig entry

I'm not able to try this out on one of our machines, so I'm asking here instead! Why does the following chkconfig entry in an init script work: # chkconfig: - 95 05 whereas the following doesn't: ...
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`# probe: true` in /etc/rc.d/init.d/* files on a RedHat system

Some files (e.g. nfs, nfslock, bind) in my /etc/rc.d/init.d/ directory have in their comment header a line such as: # probe: true I found that those particular scripts has the probe verb i.e.: ...
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Starting services with parameters on Fedora

I recently installed memcached and I want it to run by default on my Fedora LAMP server (Amazon EC2 Instance) I've set it up in my init script doing the following: chkconfig --level 4 memcached on ...
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Services to disable on a newly installed CentOS 5.3 machine?

I've recently installed a CentOS 5.3 machine which I'm locking down for server usage in a headless environment (no GUI will be used on the machine). The server will be used as a combined web- and ...
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What is needed for a linux service to be supported by chkconfig?

I am trying to add to the auto start at boottime a linux service through the chkconfig -add <servicename> and I get a message saying service <servicename> does not support chkconfig ...