chkconfig – starting a service on boot in linux

A simple command which help you to set a service in linux to start right after boot. This is extremely necessary for servers which host websites, in case they reboot then all hosting services including apache,pop3,smtp,ftp,dns etc etc, start automatically after boot.

Lets set our ftp service to start on boot

Now check chkconfig list to confirm

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