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postgres not starting after reboot on ubuntu

I'm not familiar with ubuntu (raring), so could someone help me please: I'm using postgresql 9.1 from apt. It installed the appropriate init script in /etc/init.d/postgresql. I can start the server ...
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Configuring OpenLDAP init script on CentOS 6.4

If I just run slapd with no arguments (as root) it starts and works fine. When I try to start it using /etc/init.d/slapd start however, it dies immediately. I see from looking at the init script that ...
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Permanently change hostname of Debian Squeeze virtual server

I have a virtual server running Debian Squeeze. I can change the hostname by running the hostname new.host.name command or by editing /etc/hostname and then running /etc/init.d/hostname.sh, but after ...
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Office 2007 Installer Not Logging When Run During Startup Script

I'm using a startup script to deploy Microsoft Office 2007 Standard. It's not working quite right and I'm trying to find logging information for it. Unfortunately, no log is being generated by setup. ...
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Providing network drive access to a windows service

I have a windows service, which requires access to a network drive. As Windows Service does not perform interactive logon, it's not possible to use mapped drive from active directory user logon ...
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How do I make a program start up automatically on reboot?

I am currently renting a VPS that is running CentOS 6.5. I am using it to run a basic forum site, and obviously, I need a web server and MySQL to power that. I have chosen Apache for my web server, ...
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Can memcache invoke a script to reload itself after startup on Ubuntu?

Since memcache stores everything in ram, it will lose its store after a node recovers from failure. Does memcache offer a hook to invoke a script after it starts up? We want that script to do ...
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Where do I put a startup and shutdown task?

I have written the below program to notify me by email when my Linux system has been rebooted from a power failure. The way I do this is enableing power-fail recovery in the BIOS, and then register ...
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Startup Script Launch IE Browser

how to launch a startup script (batch file or VBS or PowerShell) that will open a browser on startup? I want to deploy this using GPO, i'm only able to achieve this by using logon script, but if used ...
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LSB confirm startup script won't start apache tomcat on ubuntu

I want to start my tomcat server automatically on startup. Therefore I retrieved a simple LSB conform script from the net and modified it to my needs. This is the script: # Provide logging functions ...
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Apache and MySQL doesn't start at boot

I am running Debian 6 on a server. On this server I want to have an instance of Apache2 and MySQL started when the system boots. For this purpose I know there are the init.d script and the symbolic ...
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Startup script on one server only in Amazon EC2

Right now I have a setup with a load balancer that starts new instances of a server (debian) if needed be on the Amazon EC2 cloud. On this setup I have a script that needs to be running on only one of ...
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Trouble using update-rc.d to change Debian startup order

I have a Debian Wheezy system on which I want Tomcat to start after MySQL. In the default runlevel 2, they are named as follows in /etc/rc2.d: S16tomcat7 S18mysql I can get the desired effect, at ...
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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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Why is my Cloudformation script not starting apache?

I'm trying to create an instance to run apache, and everything seems to be working, but the web server is not being started. It starts up fine manually. If I reboot the instance, it does not ...
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init is the parent for a script: how can I find what initially launched the script?

The box in question is RHEL/CentOS 5.5 x86_64. It has been up for 80+ days. A custom watchdog script exists on the server which performs a variety of tasks and this particular script accepts a few ...
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Login/Startup Scripts Not working

My test network setup is as follows. A Windows 2008 R2 Server acting as a DC (AD, DNS, DHCP) it is on its own vlan (10.20.99.0/24). I then Have two XP test computers each on there own vlan ...
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unrealircd run at boot

I have UnrealIRCD installed on my CentOS server. I'm not too familiar with startup scripts, so I'm wondering if it's possible to have it start when the vps starts up, or if it crashes, as well as ...
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What are best practices writing parallel startup scripts in Unix shell (ksh,bash)?

I have a piece of software with different components running on the same Unix machine (web server, DBMS, middleware, different daemons). Startup of the few components depends on the success of the ...
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upstart CentOS vs upstart Ubuntu is there any difference between them?

I'm moving some server configurations from Ubuntu Server 12.04 to CentOS 6.6. Now I'm working on /etc/init script that should be handled by upstart at both OS as far as I know. The files on both ...
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Mounting network drive after network is ready

I'm trying to mount a samba network share to a local directory on startup. The following line in /etc/fstab works fine when I run mount -a: //share/folder /media/folder cifs ...
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Copying blobs to Azure customized VM's on boot

As I'm looking to take advantage of the SSD disks offering (D type in Azure), I understood that the only way to use them, is to copy the data to attached SSD disks from external storage like blob. I ...
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Why doesn't socat running from init.d create a port successfully?

Running the following command in the terminal is successful: sudo socat pty,link=/dev/serial.192.168.0.10.pos,nonblock,raw,echo=0,user=web-server tcp:192.168.0.10:999 This creates a serial port > ...
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sysv init scripts — differentiate between first run (boot) and subsequent runs

Normally sysv init scripts are run at boot time (from /etc/init.d/rcS) with the 'start' argument. However they can also be invoked with the 'start' after boot, for exmaple when a service is stopped ...
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File Location of mysql startup script on Ubuntu

When we run a command as "service mysql start" [OR] "/etc/init.d/mysql start", The mysql daemon it starts. Who is providing the job mysql to start to those commands? What is the startup script file ...
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Chroot on startup

I have a script that runs on startup, but it wont launch a application in chroot. #!/bin/sh /usr/sbin/chroot /root/chrootdir/ /bin/sh -c "lighttpd -f /etc/lighttpd.conf -m /lib" echo "script ...
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Need a script that runs every OSX server restarts

I need to run a script every time my OSX server (10.5.8) the server restarts. The closest I could find was to add the script to my login items but this would only apply to one use and I need this ...
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How can i create a startup script with sles 11? [closed]

I have a problem in one of my servers. I have a SLES 11 server and I have bond (bond0) two ethernet cards (eth0 and eth1). i setup mtu to be 9000 on all interfaces. When i reboot the server the mtu ...
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Sturtup script questions - will runas cmd allow app to be seen by user upon login?

I need to create a startup script on a server that is live in production, so unfortunately I don't have the luxury of trial and error. I need to start an application upon server bootup that is run as ...
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Spawned Process Terminated in GP Startup Script

I have a Group Policy Startup Script which runs synchronously. I now need this script to run one process asynchronously. So far I have managed to get the spawned process running via the command below, ...
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Can't create a working init.d for Apache 2.4.2 on CentOS

I built apache 2.4.2 on CentOS from source and now am trying to create an init.d script to go along with it. A friend gave me one script but it never outputted a success or fail and I disliked it. I ...