booot scripts

Kevin Day thekevinday at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 15:20:39 PST 2007


On Dec 13, 2007 10:14 AM,  <goodoldmarty at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > Instead of commenting them out, you might want to consider changing then to
> > "read -t 10 ENTER" or some other number that you like if 10 isn't
> > appropriate.  That way if you do have a console, you can see the message,
> > but if you don't then it will come up eventually.
> >
> Ah, yes that is a real good suggestion for inclusion in the book. Some
> of my servers don't even have video cards so I see nothing anyway.
>
> Marty B

That must make it hard to detect boot/init problems.

I imagine that somebody needs to design an init program that will
optionally communicate its booting/initializing status to some server
if the connection exists. (as it is happening)

-- 
Kevin Day



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