Working script won't work in rc.local

Barry Yu barryyu-cts at
Mon Feb 18 17:03:05 UTC 2008

Paul Lemmons <paul.lemmons at> wrote: ------- Original Message  --------
Subject: Working script won't work in rc.local
From: Barry Yu 
To: Fedora list 
Date: 02/18/2008 09:10 AM
> My working script won't work at startup when I inserted it into 
> rc.local - It works perfectly in terminal when I manually execute it 
> there. Am I putting my script in wrong place and how can I auto 
> execute it when starting up F8?
> Thanks for helping
What is the first line of your script? Is it "#!/bin/bash"? Is it marked 
as executable? Is there more information you can give as to what is 
fedora-list mailing list
fedora-list at
To unsubscribe:
Here is my rc.local file, my script is the last line;

# This script will be executed *after* all the other init scripts.
# You can put your own initialization stuff in here if you don't
# want to do the full Sys V style init stuff.

touch /var/lock/subsys/local
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the fedora-list mailing list