SIGHUP/av[0] restart failure

Sandor W. Sklar ssklar at
Sat Mar 17 07:04:44 EST 2001

ok, so in my rc.sshd startup script, when I get to the part where I 
actually start sshd, I need to specify its full path?

I've got ...

PATH=/usr/local/sbin: ...

and later ...


but you are saying that I need to have it start as ...




At 8:34 PM +0100 3/16/01, Markus Friedl wrote:
>man sshd:
>      sshd rereads its configuration file when it receives a hangup signal,
>      SIGHUP, by executing itself with the name it was started as, ie.
>      /usr/sbin/sshd.
>On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 11:23:29AM -0800, Sandor W. Sklar wrote:
>>  OpenSSH 2.5.1p1 running under AIX 4.3.3ML06.  When I send a HUP
>>  signal to the parent sshd, that parent process dies, it's children
>>  get "adopted" by init, and the following message is put in the error
>>  log ...

sandor w. sklar       
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