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Re: signal processing?

Subject: Re: signal processing?
From: Christian Pearce
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2005 09:00:39 -0400
There seems to be issue with Linux and threads.  I have not had a chance
to track it done.  If anyone has any ideas, I am open to suggestions.

On Sun, 2005-06-19 at 14:44 +0200, Mark Burgess wrote:
> On Sun, 2005-06-19 at 04:24 -0700, Chris Babcock wrote:
> > Does anybody know if the cf* processes respond to a -HUP signal to reread
> > their configurations, or do I have to completely kill the process to to
> > force a reread of their configuration files?
> > 
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> The cf daemons do not respond to the HUP signal for rereading. None of
> the components have to reread anything except for cfservd, and this
> automatically detects whether to update the file whenever it is "safe"
> to do so. Safe means that the server is not in the middle of handling
> some requests.
> 
> Some people have reported problems in which the files are not reread,
> but I have not been able to reproduce these. In future versions this
> might be handled differently.
> 
> Mark
> 
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