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Re: [vox-tech] run level question

  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] run level question
  • From: Peter Jay Salzman <p@dirMAPSac.org>
  • Date: Wed, 23 May 2001 17:09:05 -0700
  • References: 20010523141558.A27730@dirac.org
  • References: Pine.LNX.4.21.0105231643061.32436-100000@mirimichi.pvusa.localnet
  • References: 20010523165207.A29090@dirac.org

nope.   don't work.  had to boot into single user mode and remove the run

i think you may be right though.  everything seemed to work except for my
virtual terminals.  like as if getty wasn't being spawned or something.


begin: p <p> quote
> begin: jdnewmil@dcn.davis.ca.us <jdnewmil@dcn.davis.ca.us> quote
> > On Wed, 23 May 2001, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > 
> > >  
> > > is there anything, in principle, to keep me from creating my own run level,
> > > say, runlevel 7?
> > > 
> > > seems like all i need to do is add a line or two in /etc/inittab and create a
> > > new rc.d directory.
> > > 
> > > anyone have an experience in this?  seems pretty straight forward, but i'd
> > > rather hear from someone's experience than do the experiment.
> > 
> > I think init is hardcoded with six levels.  Use the source, Luke... :)
> it's easier to do the experiment than to find the source...
> historically, there are more than 6 runlevels.  there's a couple of little
> known runlevels which i think were named after letters, like "s".  i think
> you still find them in some commercial unices.
> p
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