Re: dbstart with wrong shell / wrong systax

From: John D Groenveld <>
Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2010 20:54:35 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <hk4qmb$743s$>

In article <hk42j0$nek$>, Sven Hilmer <shilmer_at_invalid.invalid> wrote:
>After installing Oracle database 11.2 on Solaris 10 x86
>the dbstart script doesn't work because of the interpreter
>is set to /bin/sh but the script uses syntax of ksh/bash .

Old bug.

My dbora init.d(4) script invokes dbstart like this: su - $ORA_OWNER -c "ksh $ORA_HOME/bin/dbstart"

You can do something similar in smf(5) machinery.

John Received on Sun Jan 31 2010 - 14:54:35 CST

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