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Re: [trinity-users] KPowersave stopped working

From: Greg Madden <gomadtroll@...>
Date: Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:43:23 -0800
On 04/22/2016 12:17 AM, Jan Stolarek wrote:
> Thanks for your reply Rolf. I will try your tips sometime next week - I only have access to this
> machine on Mondays and Tuesdays ;-) OI have seen the skeleton file before posting, but the truth
> is it looks quite daunting. I was hoping someone might already have a file for starting HAL but
> if not I guess I'll have to write it myself.
>
> Jan
>
> Dnia środa, 20 kwietnia 2016, Rolf Schmidt napisał:
>> Hi Jan
>>
>>> That being said, how do I make hald start during system boot? I have hald
>>> binary in /usr/sbin but I am missing startup scripts in /etc/init.d.
>>> During Good Old Times it was enough to create a script that run the
>>> required command and place that script in directory corresponding to a
>>> given runlevel (in case of Debian this would be /etc/rc5.d). But this
>>> does not seem to work. Does anyone have a script that starts up hald and
>>> could perhaps post it to the list?
>>
>> Search for the file "skeleton" in /etc/init.d. Copy this file perhaps to
>> "hald.sh" and edit it. If you have finished run "update-rc.d" to
>> aktivate the skript. Read also the README-File in /etc/init.d
>>
>> BTW: Runlevel 2 is the prefered runlevel in debian.
>>
>> Hope that helps
>> Rolf
>
>
>
> ---
> Politechnika Łódzka
> Lodz University of Technology

I have a hal startup script from TDE 3.5.13.2 and Squeeze if that might
help. I can send it to you if you like. hal.gz file.



Greg M