svn commit: r230869 - head/usr.sbin/daemon
andrey at zonov.org
Mon Feb 6 19:18:54 UTC 2012
On 06.02.2012 19:25, John Baldwin wrote:
>> My expectation is that as long as parent process holds pidfile
>> descriptor open and locked, the pidfile should remain locked even after
>> fork(2)/execve(2). Worth checking, though.
> Yes, if the daemon process hung around that would work. Note that I think
> you would need to do a double-fork for that to work though since users
> expect daemon to return instantly and not need to be put in the background.
It would be also nice to have an option for automatically respawn the
child. This option has GNU version of daemon. What do you think?
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