daemon command not found

I’m trying to start a daemon service, but I get the following error

daemon: command not found

also, /etc/init.d/functions is an empty directory

Is there some other directory I should point to or a command that is equivalent to daemon?

startproc, you might also what to use the /etc/init.d/skeleton file as
it’s the template for suse-fying start/stop processes.

Cheers Malcolm °¿° (Linux Counter #276890)
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