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Re: NetworkManager things



On 7/5/07, Tim <ignored_mailbox yahoo com au> wrote:
Running the /etc/init.d/scriptname directly does the same as the service
command.  It lets you start/stop/check/etc, it *now*.  The service
command lets you avoid having to type in the full path to the script.

Perhaps of more interest than saving keystrokes, the service command
provides the service with a clean environment in which to run rather
than inheriting garbage from the user's environment.

John


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