portupgrade and starting servers after upgrade.

David Symonds dsymonds at gmail.com
Tue Sep 19 01:43:46 PDT 2006

On 9/19/06, Hans F. Nordhaug <Hans.F.Nordhaug at himolde.no> wrote:
> Good point, but isn't it as easy to check the status before stopping
> it: "/usr/local/etc/rc.d/.... status"? You could even check the
> reported pid. If the status is in some way unclear to portupgrade,
> portupgrade could warn the user - "Service X not started again -
> unknown status". Or am I doing it too easy?

Especially since daemon configuration changes from time to time, you
can't necessarily restart a daemon at all after an upgrade.


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