[Box Backup] Start on boot on Mac OSX
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Tue Nov 21 08:44:09 GMT 2006
On 20 Nov 2006, at 21:01, Remco Poelstra wrote:
> I've manged to get bbackupd running on my Mac. I was wondering:
> what is the best way to start bbackupd on boot?
Use launchd -- works well. An example plist file below. I have it in
~/Library/LaunchAgents to start it when I log in. Modify accordingly
to work as a boot launch item.
Note the SINGLEPROCESS argument. This allows launchd to manage it
properly, since such processes should not fork and daemonise.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple Computer//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://
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