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|ID||Project||Category||View Status||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|0000300||AlmaLinux-9||systemd||public||2022-09-01 09:34||2023-04-26 09:45|
|Summary||0000300: rc.local not marked executable|
|Description||On a freshly installed AlmaLinux 9, the following message appears periodically on the system console and in /var/log/messages:|
Sep 1 09:29:48 myhostname systemd-rc-local-generator: /etc/rc.d/rc.local is not marked executable, skipping.
And indeed, the /etc/rc.d/rc.local file has mode 0644.
This is probably an upstream bug - is it OK to report it here?
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As far as I know, this is not a bug. Systemd provides some backward-compatibility for the traditional /etc/rc.local mechanism, but it is not recommended, which is why it is disabled by default.
If you intend to use /etc/rc.local, the following might help you: