cvs commit: src/etc/rc.d Makefile lockd nfslocking statd

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Fri Aug 17 01:57:23 PDT 2007

Mike Makonnen <mtm at> writes:
>   Log:
>   The rc.d/nfslocking file controls two servers: rpc.statd and rpc.lockd. It worked well
>   in most cases, except one. The 'restart' case was not working as expected. Specifically,
>   it would stop both lockd and statd, but it would restart only statd (which appears first
>   in the script). This is because rc.subr(8) contains code to guard against infinite
>   recursion in the 'restart' casae.
>   To fix this use the traditional approach of controlling only one server from one script by
>   breaking out rc.d/nfslocking into its contituent parts: rc.d/lockd and rc.d/statd. Keep
>   rc.d/nfslocking around but don't include it in the boot rcorder(8)ing.

Wouldn't it have been better to name them rpc_lockd and rpc_statd, to
match their rc.conf variables?

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at

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