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Is there a way to create a Unix shell script (on HP-UX) that will start on server at boot time only, and will execute the following commands in order:

# cd /mysql
# ./bin/safe_mysqld --user=root &
# ./support-files/mysql.server start

If there is such an option, then where should I put that script in order for it to work? The HP-UX stores its startup scripts in /sbin/init.d/ but there are also links to all of the scripts in the /sbin/rc#.d/ folders, perhaps I should put the link in /sbin/rc3.d/ or maybe I should create a cron job that will execute the script on start?

Any suggestions?


NOTE: This question is in addition to a Server Fault question here.
I just thought that this might be more appropriate place for such question.

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closed as too localized by Michael Mrozek Feb 9 '12 at 17:11

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Why not just flag the question and move it Unix.SE instead of duplicating it. There is an answer already there. –  Karlson Feb 9 '12 at 16:04
    
You shouldn't cross-post. The SF question has answers and appears to be more up-to-date, so I'm going to close this one. If you want the question here flag the SF version and ask them to migrate it –  Michael Mrozek Feb 9 '12 at 17:10
    
I think that i found a solution to this one, but I haven't verified it yet.. nvm, I'll post that to SF now.. –  Spirit Feb 10 '12 at 7:54

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