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HP-UX RC Enhancement

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Product details and specifications
The product HP-UX RCEnhancement provides Boot time improvement feature to reduce the
system reboot time.
Features and benefits:

The product RCEnhancement provides a new feature which executes rc scripts in parallel, based

on the dependency information available in the dependency database, which is part of the


The product also provides a utility/command rcutil(1m), which allows you to enable or disable

the new feature. It also allows you to add or remove dependencies from the dependency



The following products have been enhanced to support the boot time improvement feature:

RCEnhancement (Version B.11.31.1003.02) – RC Enhancement

• B3701AA (Version C.05.00) – HPE GlancePlus Pak

• GigEther-01 (Version B.11.31.1003) – Gigabit Ethernet Driver

• HPUX-MailServer (Version C. – Sendmail 8.13.3

• HPSIM-HP-UX (Version C. – HPE Systems Insight Manager

WBEMServices (Version A.02.09.02) – HPE WBEM Services for HP-UX

• J4240AA (Version B.11.31.40) - Auto-Port Aggregation Software

• PHNE_40406 – 11.31 nettl(1M) cumulative patch


Following patch must be installed for RCEnhancement:

• PHCO_40198 – rc cumulative patch


Maximum boot time improvement may be observed by installing the entire list of products

enhanced for boot time improvement feature.

Known problems:
There were no known problems at the time of release. 
Additional product information
Product #: RCEnh
Version: B.11.31.1003.02
Software specification: HP-UX 11.31 IA/PA(RCEnhancement_B.11.31.1003.02_HP-UX_B.11.31_IA_PA.depot)