[mythtv-users] wakeonlan the backend at boot from a client

Yves de Brauer ydebx2 at free.fr
Sun Nov 25 19:22:21 UTC 2007

Boleslaw Ciesielski a écrit :
> Yves de Brauer wrote:
>> As my backend uses Shutdown/Wakeup to save power, I want to wake it up 
>> with "wakeonlan".
>> So when I start the client, it boots, then starts X, then starts 
>> mythwelcome. At that moment it sends a wakeonlan...
>> But it is quite long and I would prefer the wakeonlan command to be sent 
>> earlier as soon as the network is up on the client.
> On Fedora you can create the /sbin/ifup-local script, which will be 
> called with the name of the interface when this interface is brought up.
> See /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-post for details.
> Bolek
Could you be more precise. How it is called during boot up ? And what to 
change ?


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