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Hello, someone removed all of the scripts from /etc/rc.d/init.d/ and I am trying to get it back using below command. Code: rpm -Va | awk '/missing.*init.d/ {print $NF}' | xargs ...
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    Scripts in /etc/rc.d/init.d deleted


    Hello, someone removed all of the scripts from /etc/rc.d/init.d/ and I am trying to get it back using below command.

    Code:
    rpm -Va | awk '/missing.*init.d/ {print $NF}' | xargs rpm -qf --queryformat '%{name} ' | xargs yum -y reinstall
    It re-installs all of the scripts that were previously installed.
    But I know that I had "passenger" and I am not sure why above command did not bring back "passenger" script.
    Maybe because it was not installed via RPM?

    Is there another way of solving problem with missing scripts in /etc/rc.d/init.d ?

    Thanks for any suggestion.
    T

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    Under different names, the scripts are also found in /etc/rc.d/rc0.d...rc6.d. You also might be able to restore the "passenger" script by reinstalling the "passenger" package with yum: yum reinstall passenger
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
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