Auto run applications


#1

I’m using the dragonboard 410c with Linux. How do I get my application to automatically run after I power the board? Currently I have to open a terminal and run make run.


#2

There are a couple of options you have. Either init.d or crontab.

I think this article explains the pro’s and con’s well:


#3

You could also look at the “systemd for adminstrators” series. There’s lots of info there on using systemd to run your application as a service (it its a GUI app you’ll have to combine this we some session configuration though).