Sample service script for debianoids
Look at LSB init scripts for more information.
# replace "$YOUR_SERVICE_NAME" with your service's name (whenever it's not enough obvious)
|If the state is CLOSED (i.e., TCB does not exist) then|
|all data in the incoming segment is discarded. An incoming|
|segment containing a RST is discarded. An incoming segment not|
|containing a RST causes a RST to be sent in response. The|
|acknowledgment and sequence field values are selected to make the|
Updated May 21/2018
There are lots of different how-tos out there for automatically launching VMs using VirtualBox on MacOS. Most of them focus on older versions of VirtualBox or old versions of MacOS.
Tested using MacOS High Sierra 10.13.4 running VirtualBox 5.2.12. The guest OS is Fedora 28.
Following the instructions on the VirtualBox website (https://www.virtualbox.org/manual/ch09.html#autostart), copy the Virtualbox autostart plist template file to your system's LaunchDaemons folder.
david$ sudo cp \
GNOME's tracker is a CPU and privacy hog. There's a pretty good case as to why it's neither useful nor necessary here: http://lduros.net/posts/tracker-sucks-thanks-tracker/
After discovering it chowing 2 cores, I decided to go about disabling it.