Ranjib, u r right about the start command for debian, didn’t think of that
However, start_daemon is available on both. Apparently on debian it calls
i will change my scripts to use that. thanks for the heads up
On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 4:18 PM, Ranjib Dey firstname.lastname@example.org:
i think redhat-lsb is required. otherwise the its /etc/init.d/functions ,
shell functions available in /etc/init.d/functions are slightly different
from what debian/ubuntu provides. also debian uses start-stop-daemon binary
while redhat based distros uses the daemon function.
On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 7:00 PM, Bryan Berry email@example.com:
I have written a system v init script for Apache Tomcat using functions
/lib/lsb/init-functions. Theoretically this same init script should work on
Ubuntu as well, provided I swap out /etc/sysconfig/tomcat for
Anybody know of any potential pitfalls of this approach? I imagine it is
Does lsb/init-functions require ‘redhat-lsb’ be installed on all EL vms?
and similarly does it come by default in Debian or require an additional