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howtos:general_admin:openrc [2018/11/30 19:01 (UTC)]
aaditya [openrc-init] remove extra clarification
howtos:general_admin:openrc [2018/11/30 19:09 (UTC)]
aaditya sysconfdir has been changed to /etc/openrc
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   # main tty   # main tty
-  ln -s /​etc/​init.d/​agetty /​etc/​init.d/​agetty.tty1+  ln -s /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty.tty1
   /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.tty1 default   /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.tty1 default
     ​     ​
-  cp /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty.tty1 +  cp /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty.tty1 
-  echo '​agetty_options="​--noclear"'​ >> /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty.tty1+  echo '​agetty_options="​--noclear"'​ >> /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty.tty1
   ​   ​
   # additional ttys   # additional ttys
   for i in {2..6}; do   for i in {2..6}; do
-    ln -s /​etc/​init.d/​agetty /​etc/​init.d/​agetty.tty${i}+    ln -s /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty.tty${i}
     /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.tty${i} default     /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.tty${i} default
   done   done
   ​   ​
   # serial tty (for servers)   # serial tty (for servers)
-  ln -s /​etc/​init.d/​agetty /​etc/​init.d/​agetty.ttyS0+  ln -s /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty /etc/openrc/​init.d/​agetty.ttyS0
   /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.ttyS0 default   /​sbin/​rc-update add agetty.ttyS0 default
   ​   ​
-  cp /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty.ttyS0 +  cp /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty.ttyS0 
-  echo '​agetty_options="​--noclear"'​ >> /​etc/​conf.d/​agetty.ttyS0+  echo '​agetty_options="​--noclear"'​ >> /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​agetty.ttyS0
  
 === Update boot parameters === === Update boot parameters ===
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 === Enable boot logging === === Enable boot logging ===
  
-The main configuration file for OpenRC is ///​etc/​rc.conf//,​ and contains various options.+The main configuration file for OpenRC is ///etc/openrc/rc.conf//, and contains various options.
  
 A common option that could be changed is to enable boot logging by setting ''​rc_logger="​YES"'',​ this way any errors encountered via booting could be logged and examined later (default log location is ///​var/​log/​rc.log//​). A common option that could be changed is to enable boot logging by setting ''​rc_logger="​YES"'',​ this way any errors encountered via booting could be logged and examined later (default log location is ///​var/​log/​rc.log//​).
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 If using wifi with laptops the **NetworkManager** or **wicd** service could be enabled. The combination of dhcpcd and wpa_supplicant (along with a frontend like wpa_gui or wpa_cli) could also be used as a lightweight alternative. If using wifi with laptops the **NetworkManager** or **wicd** service could be enabled. The combination of dhcpcd and wpa_supplicant (along with a frontend like wpa_gui or wpa_cli) could also be used as a lightweight alternative.
  
-A static network can be configured by editing ///​etc/​conf.d/​network//​.+A static network can be configured by editing ///etc/openrc/​conf.d/​network//​.
  
 === Display manager === === Display manager ===
  
-To boot to a graphical display manager, ///​etc/​conf.d/​xdm//​ can be edited to specify the display manager, and the xdm service could be enabled:+To boot to a graphical display manager, ///etc/openrc/​conf.d/​xdm//​ can be edited to specify the display manager, and the xdm service could be enabled:
  
   # rc-update add xdm default   # rc-update add xdm default
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 ====== Configuration ====== ====== Configuration ======
  
-OpenRC services are present in the ///​etc/​init.d//​ folder, and corresponding configuration files are present in ///​etc/​conf.d//​+OpenRC services are present in the ///etc/openrc/init.d// folder, and corresponding configuration files are present in ///etc/openrc/conf.d//
  
 Some common configuration files include: Some common configuration files include:
  
-  /​etc/​conf.d/​modules ​   # modules to be loaded at boot +  /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​modules ​   # modules to be loaded at boot 
-  /​etc/​conf.d/​hostname ​  # hostname of the system +  /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​hostname ​  # hostname of the system 
-  /​etc/​conf.d/​keymaps ​   # console keymap+  /etc/openrc/​conf.d/​keymaps ​   # console keymap
  
 ===== Service management ===== ===== Service management =====
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 ===== Migrating from /etc/init.d to /​etc/​openrc/​init.d ===== ===== Migrating from /etc/init.d to /​etc/​openrc/​init.d =====
  
-OpenRC 0.39+, as //​**planned**//​ to shipped via SBo, changes the service and configuration directory to ///​etc/​openrc//​ instead of ///etc//.+OpenRC 0.39+, as shipped via SBo, changes the service and configuration directory to ///​etc/​openrc//​ instead of ///etc//.
  
 This is being done to maintain greater compatibility with a vanilla Slackware install. This is being done to maintain greater compatibility with a vanilla Slackware install.

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