[IPython-dev] Notebook doesn't load profile when started on boot.

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Sat Jun 2 15:45:28 EDT 2012

On Sat, Jun 2, 2012 at 12:26 PM, Carl Smith <carl.input at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 on EC2. If a add the above cmd to an upstart config
> it starts the nb server, but on localhost. I assume it's not loading the
> profile and falling back to the generic temp one.
> I've tried using init.d and even tried running a script that passes the cmd
> via os.system, but I get the exact same problem.
> I tested for network and filesystem access and I can open remote urls and
> read and write to the fs prior to calling os.system, but it still seems to
> ignore the profile.
> I'm really stuck.

What user does the upstart command run as?  It's possible that it's
not looking at the same home directory... Just a thought.


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