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rc.local support on Arch Linux with systemd

Published: 13-01-2014 | Author: Remy van Elst | Text only version of this article

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Arch Linux uses systemd. Therefore, init functions like rc.local are not supported anymore. This systemd service allows you to have support for /etc/rc.local.

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Edit /usr/lib/systemd/system/rc-local.service:

Description=/etc/rc.local compatibility



Enable it:

systemctl enable rc-local.service
Tags: arch , fedora , init , rc , systemd , tutorials , upstart