[Mono-dev] Launchctl and Mono-Service2 issue

Steve Lessard s_lessard at yahoo.com
Fri Mar 18 10:10:36 EDT 2011

Have a look at the man pages for launchctl and launchd. In there you will
find a few very important details about what is required to enable a daemon
to launch at system restart.  Here's a short version based on my

A daemon loads at system boot,
An agent loads at user login
The plist file for any daemon or agent under /Library must be owned by root
and must not be writable by anyone other than root. (This is a security
It's best to add keys to the plist to have it run under a lower privileged
user account

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