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I have an MSI GT-70 with a Steel Series keyboard that lights up several different colors. I have it working using npm and node.js and a lot of help from wearefractal on github (Thank you wearefractal!)

Lighting the keyboard works fine. I can open a terminal and type node server.js and the keyboard lights up.

The problem is getting it to work on boot.

When I had my computer set up as a Dual boot Win 8/Ubuntu 12.04 I put the following code in /etc/rc.local

node /home/mark/server.js

and the keyboard lit up after boot.

Now that I am using Ubuntu 14.04 in BIOS mode, this trick no longer works.

I have inserted the code in /etc/rc.local
I have created a script, chmod 775 the script and placed it in /etc/init.d
I have even modified /etc/init.d/rc.local to include the command, but I still cannot get the keyboard to light up after boot.

What am I doing wrong?

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