Subject Re: Firebird 1.5 install on mandrake 10
Author rsa_dude2002
--- In, Avi Schwartz <firebird@c...>
> rsa_dude2002 wrote:
> >Hi all quick question how do you start the service for firebird
> >on the old firebird it started automatically but it seems fb 1.5
> >not start automatically.
> >
> >
> The FB installation creates a startup script but it may not set it
up to
> be started automatically. Try the following:
> As root, run from the command line: chkconfig --list
> If you see firebird in the list then verify that it shows something
> firebird 0:off 1:off 2:off 3:on 4:on 5:on 6:off
> If all entries show as 'off' then run: chkconfig firebird on
> Next time you start your machine FB should start automatically.
> If firebird does not show up at all, try: chkconfig --add firebird
> and then try to turn it on.
> If you do see that FB is set properly to start but it does not, you
> have permission issues on the directory where FB is installed.
> sure that the directory (in my case /opt/firebird) is owned by
> Avi

i did a chkconfig --list and firebird wasnt present so i tried to add
it chkconfig --add and looked again and it didnt add
it /opt/firebird on the server is owned by firebird