Reread inittab

Hello,
How do I re-read the inittab without rebooting the server?

init q does not seem to work in SLES.

On 25/03/2013 10:04, magnusemmot wrote:
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How do I re-read the inittab without rebooting the server?

init q does not seem to work in SLES.[/color]

Which version of SLES are you using? What’s the output from “cat
/etc/*release”?
What does “init” (with no parameters) report?
Which version of the sysvinit package do you have installed? “rpm -q
sysvinit”

HTH.

Simon
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Hi,

The version is SLES 11 SP2.
Init without arguments says: "Usage: init 0123456SsQqAaBbCcUu
Sysvinit version is sysvinit-2.86-215.1

Thanks

Hi magnusemmot,

try “telinit q”

Regards,
Jens

Hi,
“telinit q” works.

Thank you!