[PATCH] innfeed does not reopen (rotated) log file

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Mon Jan 7 18:53:56 UTC 2013


Julien ÉLIE <julien at trigofacile.com> writes:

> In innfeed/main.c, there is an openLogFile() function that does a
> freopen() of the innfeed log file.

> Couldn't we just add a call to openLogFile() in the existing sighup()
> function in main.c?  This sighup() function currently reloads
> innfeed.conf and reconfigure hosts.

Ah, yes, that sounds right to me.  That would indeed fix the problem, and
I don't see any drawbacks to adding it to the existing sighup handler.
That's quite a bit simpler than I was expecting!

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