[techtalk] Partial execution of /etc/rc.d/rc.M

coder coderman at mindspring.com
Sat Jan 15 23:24:54 EST 2000

Subba Rao wrote:
> During the system bootup, the init script /etc/rc.d/rc.M is partially executed.
> The last 3rd of the file does not get executed. When I run those remaining commands
> manually, they work fine. Why is that happening?

Is there a specific command at the 2/3rd point that could eb causing

> Assuming there are some hidden characters in the rc.M file, I deleted the problem
> portion of the file, and retyped them. That did not help either. If there are some
> hidden characters in a text file, how do I find them out?

I like ghex   ;)

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