Originally Published: Sunday, 30 July 2000 Author: Joseph Kordish
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

About.com: Calling Commands When Booting [init script]

If you find yourself needing to run a certain command or series of commands each time you start your Linux system, you can often automate the process by editing the local init script, usually located at /etc/rc.d/rc.local or somewhere similar.