Managing services

Paul Thomas paul at
Tue Mar 30 21:45:33 UTC 2004

On 30/03/2004 22:26 Fabrício Santos wrote:
> [snip]
> Inside the rcX.d directories, there are files named K99servicename and
> S99servicename. I supose the K stands for Kill at reboot or halt time,
> and S
> stands for Start at bootup time. Then the numbers are just a way of
> sorting
> the way the services are started or stopped. Is this correct? Where can I
> learn more on these matters?
> 3. ln -s /etc/init.d/httpd S35httpd
> Is there any FC1 text based utility that may create these links
> automatically instead of forcing the way manually like I did?

man chkconfig

or use the GUI Services tool

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