innwatch forks without reason

Lauri Tirkkonen ltirkkon at niksula.hut.fi
Tue Sep 16 08:52:36 UTC 2014


On Mon, Sep 15 2014 19:26:45 +0200, Julien ÉLIE wrote:
> How is it supposed to be handled?  When starting the service, should we wait
> until innd has written its pid file? (within a reasonable timeout of 10s?)

If rc.news forks off innd, it would know innd's pid and could write the
pid file itself. But I don't know if that's really worth doing, the
race window is pretty small.

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Lauri Tirkkonen
Niksula systems specialist


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