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troubleshooting Question

Linux shutdown trigger of rc6.d linked scripts.

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I suspect and wonder why it 'seems' my script is not run during a shutdown.
Have script XXXX in /etc/init.d.
Use chkconfig: 2345 90 01 ...to create K01XXXX in rc6.d
Use a 'wall' command inside XXXX stop() to identify if section is triggered after system shutdown
Use a DB shutdown request command inside stop() section of my XXXX script.
Use shutdown syntax ....    shutdown -r -t10 +1   ...or unix version shutdown -g0 -y -i6  

In both cases ...the wall broadcast is not displayed on the terminal and the DB log indicates that the DB comes down with a kill request  (suspect for S99killall in rc6.d) rather than a clean shutdown request as initiated inside the XXXX script.    If I run the XXXX script manually from /etc/init.d, the wall broadcast message is displayed and the DB comes down with a shutdown request.

Question ... is there a way to know if my K01XXXX is actually run via rc6.d on a shutdown.
What happens with init.d, rc0.d, rc6.d  during shutdown and restart requests?
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