MIMEDefang not starting on reboot
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Wed Jul 7 02:44:06 UTC 2010
On 07/07/2010, at 12:12, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
>> --- /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mimedefang.sh-dist 2010-04-07 10:30:46.586067014 +0930
>> +++ /usr/local/etc/rc.d/mimedefang.sh 2010-05-01 13:47:47.340517685 +0930
>> @@ -316,7 +319,7 @@
>> rm -f $MX_SOCKET > /dev/null 2>&1
>> rm -f $SOCKET > /dev/null 2>&1
>> - if [ "$1" = "wait" ] ; then
>> + if [ "wait" = "wait" ] ; then
>> printf "Waiting for daemons to exit."
>> test -f $PID && WAITPID=`cat $PID`
>> Otherwise restart is useless because it starts MD without waiting for the old one to stop and it doesn't work :(
> This should probably go to freebsd-ports not -stable, since both
> mimedefang and perl are ports things. CC'ing.
> Also, that patch doesn't look correct, or you got your diff arguments
> backwards (e.g. change should be fixing the wait=wait comparison to
> use $1=wait).
No, really, I want it to always succeed.
The optional wait appears to be a Linux thing, however rc.d scripts on FreeBSD [should] always wait for their daemons to exit, otherwise restart will try and start it before it has exited.
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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